Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 6th Aug 2012 11:12 UTC
Apple Mat Honan got hacked, and lost all the data on his MacBook, iPad, and iPhone. How? Somebody broke into his iCloud account. Brute force attack? Simple password? No, not really - the hacker called Apple tech support, and convinced the person on the phone he was really Mat Honan. Apple then reset the iCloud password. The dangers of a monoculture, kids. Even Steve Wozniak has doubts about everything going into the cloud.
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RE[2]: No Cloud for me thanks.
by Dr.Mabuse on Tue 7th Aug 2012 01:34 UTC in reply to "RE: No Cloud for me thanks."
Dr.Mabuse
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Call me paranoid, but I like to run EncFS over Dropbox, works rather well (in windows and linux!)

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