iCloud

Jailbreak tweak allegedly steals 220,000 iCloud email addresses and passwords

Jailbreak tweak allegedly steals 220,000 iCloud email addresses and passwords

If you jailbreak your iOS device, beware shady tweaks that are looking to steal your iCloud login credentials. Chinese security website WooYun reports that some 220,000 iCloud email addresses and passwords have been stolen by jailbreak tweaks so far.

How to restore deleted iCloud files, Contacts, Calendar and Reminders

How to restore deleted iCloud files, Contacts, Calendar and Reminders

Apple introduced a method to recover deleted, lost, or removed Contacts, Calendars, Reminders and files from your iCloud account few days back. Whether you deleted a contact or reminder on accident or had a rogue application erase some of your iCloud data, you can now quickly recover those items without the need for a third-party application. 

You can now restore deleted files, contacts, and calendar on iCloud.com

You can now restore deleted files, contacts, and calendar on iCloud.com

Apple today silently added a new feature to iCloud.com that allows users to restore accidentally deleted files, calendars or contacts.

Apple to launch new ‘iCloud Voicemail’ service that uses Siri to transcribe messages

Apple to launch new ‘iCloud Voicemail’ service that uses Siri to transcribe messages

Apple is planning to launch a new voicemail service that will use Siri to answer calls and transcribe messages, according to a new report. Like Google’s voicemail service, it will then send users a text with their transcribed voicemail so that they no longer need to listen to them.

Many iCloud services experiencing downtime [Update]

Many iCloud services experiencing downtime [Update]

Yesterday, hours after the launch of Beats 1, the service temporarily went down for listeners. Unfortunately, another outage has hit Apple services.

iCloud Calendar web app is currently experiencing downtime [Updated]

iCloud Calendar web app is currently experiencing downtime [Updated]

Just a couple of days ago, Apple’s iMessage was suffering from an outage for many users. Now, it would appear it’s the Calendar web app’s turn.

How to identify fake iCloud prompts from phishing attacks in Mail app

How to identify fake iCloud prompts from phishing attacks in Mail app

Few days back a bug was discovered in iOS 8’s Mail app that makes it possible for malicious individuals to phish your iCloud username and password through a pop-up that looks very similar to the native iCloud login prompt. The bug allows remote HTML content to be loaded in place of the content of the original email message.

Last year’s celebrity iCloud photo hack was carried via a phishing attack

Last year’s celebrity iCloud photo hack was carried via a phishing attack

Last year, a brute force attack on iCloud led to photos of many celebrities in compromising position being leaked to the Internet. 

iCloud suffering from downtime again, App Store and other services down [Update]

iCloud suffering from downtime again, App Store and other services down [Update]

At the beginning of March, a major iCloud downtime hit Apple, causing several outages from the App Store to other services.