Hactivist group Antisec strikes again – or did they? Did they manage to take a bite out of the big “Apple” and do it from and FBI agent’s Dell notebook? According to the Anonymous-allied hackers, they have and it’s been reported that a list of 12.4 million Apple Unique Device Identifiers (UDID) was gained. This information also provided user names, device names and types and for some it included names, addresses, cell and home phone numbers. Sounds like an identity theft nightmare, or it would be if Antisec wasn’t playing “Robin Hood” to the FBI’s Sheriff John, or so the story goes.
Did this hacking really happen?
According to the FBI (Oh no you didn’t!) . A recent FBI statement denies stating, “The FBI is aware of published reports alleging that an FBI laptop was compromised and private data regarding Apple UDIDs was exposed. At this time, there is no evidence indicating that an FBI laptop was compromised or that the FBI either sought or obtained this data.”
According to Antisec, Continue reading Did hacktivist group Antisec take a big bite out of Apple?