Apple is working directly with celebrities and their publicists to investigate the alleged iCloud hack that may have played a large part in a large cache of nude photographs being released online. Part of that investigation involves obtaining Apple account login information of the people affected, Mashable has learned.
It’s not known exactly why Apple needs its users’ login information, but presumably it gives them a level of access into a user’s account records that they otherwise wouldn’t be able to obtain, at least not easily. The company does say that password information stored in iCloud is encrypted and can’t be read by Apple. Read more…
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