icloud phishing

March 14, 2017

If Your iPhone is Stolen, These Guys May Try to iPhish You

This post was originally published on this siteKrebsOnSecurity recently featured the story of a Brazilian man who was peppered with phishing attacks trying to steal his Apple iCloud username and password after his wife’s phone was stolen in a brazen daylight mugging. Today, we’ll take an insider’s look at an Apple iCloud phishing gang that appears to work quite closely with organized crime rings — within the United States and beyond  — to remotely unlock and erase stolen Apple devices. Victims of iPhone theft can use the Find My iPhone feature to remotely locate, lock or erase their iPhone — just […]