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[Gawker] Apple's Worst Security Breach: 114,000 iPad Owners Exposed

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Apple has suffered another embarrassment. A security breach has exposed iPad owners including dozens of CEOs, military officials, and top politicians. They—and every other buyer of the wireless-enabled tablet—could be vulnerable to spam marketing and malicious hacking.
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That's never fun.

edit: Title is partially misleading. While it was only directed at Apple's iPad, the issue was with AT&T. We don't know if Apple could have prevented it, however.
Edited by IEATFISH - 6/9/10 at 4:17pm
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A true "D'oh" moment?
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Good Job Apple, next you'll be an advocate of working factory workers to death. Oh wait. .
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Sucks for them!
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Good Job Apple, next you'll be an advocate of working factory workers to death. Oh wait. .
(。_°☆\(- - ) バシっ!

it alrdy happend pretty sad
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So much for the whole "virus free" scheme.
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Isn't this more like AT&T's problem?
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post #9 of 63
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So much for the whole "virus free" scheme.
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lolfapple
Just FYI for you tards popping in here to post unconstructive posts like this without reading the article, I'll do the work for you.

"Goatse Security obtained its data through a script on AT&T's website"

This has nothing to do with Apple other than the fact that the cracked ATT accounts were linked to Apple devices.
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I actually feel bad for Apple. I don't like their products, but I really don't think this kind of stuff should happen to anyone.
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