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Alleged hacker threatens Apple to sell details of 319 million Apple iCloud users

Alleged hacker threatens Apple to sell details of 319 million Apple iCloud users

An alleged hacker who reportedly threatened to sell the personal details of 319 million iCloud users is having his day in court. IT analyst Kerem Albayrak, 21, filmed himself accessing accounts and posted the footage on YouTube, it was said.

Albayrak, who is Turkish, works as a freelance and founded firms Vasinity Digital and Verticle Media.

He then allegedly demanded more than $174,000 worth of Bitcoin and $1,100 iTunes vouchers from tech giant Apple in return for calling off his plan.

About Kamran Mohsin

Kamran Mohsin
Kamran Mohsin is a Certified Ethical Hacker. Currently working as a Penetration Tester within a private company in Pakistan. He is also doing Masters in information Security. He worked in web development (front-back-end) from recent back years. With the passage of time he took interest in Hacking and started to write blogs on IS from late 2015.

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