iCloud

What is Apple’s iCloud Private Relay? [VIDEO]

What is Apple’s iCloud Private Relay? It’s a service that is included with iCloud+ to "better protect your privacy when you browse the internet using Safari." https://youtu.be/Ki8Srx4oAcs "When Private Relay is enabled, your requests are sent through two separate, secure internet relays. Your IP address is visible to your network provider and to the first...

Apple Adds ProRes, ProRaw Support to iCloud for Windows App

Apple has updated its iCloud for Windows app that adds support for Apple ProRes videos and Apple ProRaw photos. As reported by MacRumors, Apple has released iCloud for Windows 13 with some notable updates. The latest update brings support for ProRes video as well as ProRAW photos. It also now supports strong password generation with the iCloud Passwords...

Apple One Subscribers Get Free Upgrade to iCloud+

Apple released iOS 15, iPadOS 15, tvOS 15 and watchOS 8 today for its customers to download and install. Part of the software release day also introduced iCloud+, which offers extra features such as iCloud Private Relay, Hide My Email, and more HomeKit Secure Video support. For Apple One subscribers, Apple has sent an email to...

Over 90 Activist Groups Ask Apple to Abandon CSAM Detection System

Over 90 privacy and rights groups from across the globe have asked Apple to nix its upcoming Child Sexual Abuse Material (CSAM) detection system in an open letter published Thursday — reports Reuters. "Though these capabilities are intended to protect children and to reduce the spread of child sexual abuse material, we are concerned that...

Apple’s iCloud Passwords App Arrives for Windows PC Users

Apple updated its iCloud App for Windows users on Monday, debuting a new iCloud Passwords app. According to Apple, the new iCloud Passwords app lets Windows PC users “view and manage your saved passwords” on your personal computer. The new iCloud passwords app also lets you “sync your passwords across devices and PC in Edge...

Apple’s iCloud Mail is Down and Not Working for Some Users

As of 6:09am PT/10:09am ET on Monday morning, Apple’s iCloud mail has been down for some users, according to Apple’s System Status page. The ongoing issue says “some users are affected” and “users may be unable to access iCloud mail.” If you’re using iCloud mail for work, this is a bad start to your Monday...

Security Researcher Discovers iCloud Access Vulnerability

A security researcher found a vulnerability allowing bad actors to brute force iCloud access. [caption id="attachment_355376" align="aligncenter" width="640"] The Zero Hack[/caption] After successfully discovering an Instagram account takeover vulnerability, security researcher Laxman Muthiyah from The Zero Hack realized that a number of other services are vulnerable to so-called "race hazard based brute force" attacks, including Apple....