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Apple iOS Now Targeted In Massive Cyber Espionage Campaign
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jastroff
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jastroff,
User Rank: Strategist
2/5/2015 | 4:25:21 PM
"Gateway to Western Elites"?
For all my sanctimonious Apple user friends who wouldn't get security when I asked them to because they felt Apple isn't Microsoft, and Apple won't get attacked cause they are the "good" guys.

This one's for you folks
ttueric
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ttueric,
User Rank: Apprentice
2/8/2015 | 10:23:57 PM
Re: "Gateway to Western Elites"?
So on an Apple device, but only gets on through a Windows computer (probably jailbroken phones as well).  Not surprising.  Something they leave out though - how many devices might have this?  Guess it is probably a very small number, especially since DoD computers and similar are going to have so many lockdowns on them that this malware most likely would never get there in the first place.  So, this really isn't an Apple problem, or iOS problem at all.
GonzSTL
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GonzSTL,
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2/9/2015 | 10:24:25 AM
Re: "Gateway to Western Elites"?
"especially since DoD computers and similar are going to have so many lockdowns on them that this malware most likely would never get there in the first place" Ordinarily, I would tend to agree if the sought after data resides on those machines. The difficulty I'm having is with human behavior. It is a given that some government officials use public web services such as gmail, etc. in the performance of their official duties. How far of a stretch would it be to think that government officials use connected personal devices to access those public services, or for accessing anything else in their official capacity?
AppariganiS084
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AppariganiS084,
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2/22/2015 | 10:03:33 AM
Re: "Gateway to Western Elites"?
I would tend to agree if the sought after data resides on those machines. The difficulty I'm having is with human behavior.
AndrewH835
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AndrewH835,
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4/3/2015 | 12:40:00 AM
Nice article
Just wanted to compliment the author on a good article. Kudos.


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