A security researcher has reported a vulnerability in the 2-Factor Authentication system of Apple iCloud. The iCloud vulnerability allowed hackers to take over an account by just knowing the victim’s phone number. The vulnerability has since been patched, and it no longer works.
Just a few days after iCloud Mail and some iCloud Web Apps experienced an outage, Apple on the System Status page has reported that some of the iCloud services including Find My, iCloud Contacts, and iCloud Mail are also experiencing some issues. Due to the outage, some of the users are unable to access a lot of services offered by iCloud.
iCloud Mail is currently experiencing a worldwide outage, according to the Apple’s System Status page.
Apple has apparently ‘locked out’ Rachel True’s iCloud account due to what seems to be a coding error. Rachel True says that she hasn’t been able to access her iCloud account for the past six months now.
Apple recently released a tool for transferring all of your iCloud photos and videos to Google Photos. Here’s how you can transfer your whole library with just a few clicks.
Apple has paid a bounty hunter $5000 for discovering a security flaw on iCloud. The security flaw is stored in an XSS file on iCloud.com. It allows attackers to embed malicious codes by creating new Pages or Keynotes documents.
iCloud Currently Experiencing Service Outage: Photos, Mail, Notes, Backup Affected [Update: Resolved]
Hours after Apple Music experienced outage, Apple has reported that some of the iCloud services are also experiencing some issues. Due to the outage, some of the users are unable to access a lot of services offered by iCloud.
Earlier this week Apple released an update for iCloud on Windows 10. The iCloud update arrives with a slew of improvements. The release notes mention, Apple has announced iCloud Passwords extension for Chrome browser. You can use iCloud Keychain passwords using this extension on Google Chrome.
Apple iCloud users are reportedly facing issues while logging into their account. iCloud users are not able to login to their accounts on both Windows and Mac. The login page repeatedly asks users to re-enter their password and locks them out of their account.
Apple is reportedly working on new features for the iCloud Keychain password manager on iOS. The new features were discovered on an iOS 14 early build.