Apple is at the center of yet another confidential data leak scandal, and in this case in a specific form.
The story dates back to 2016, but it became known about it only now. Five years ago, a 21-year-old California student brought her iPhone to an official service center operated by Pegatron, one of Apple’s largest contractors.
As a result, the specialists of the service center extracted personal photos and videos of the owner from the smartphone and then published them on her own Facebook account from her own smartphone. The problem is that the photos and videos were intimate.
The incident did not receive publicity at the initiative of Apple, for which such a situation would be a strong blow to its reputation. However, now the story is still on the Web, but the problem has already been resolved. In addition, the company itself has already confirmed that the incident took place. It is reported that Apple paid the victim several million dollars.
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