You’re Reacting to Celebgate Wrong

Here’s what I mean: “Apple was hacked! The hackers exploited a flaw in iCloud security!” Actually, no. There’s no evidence that anyone got to the photos through a security flaw. By all accounts, including Apple’s, somebody guessed the celebrities’ passwords, probably by guessing the answers to their security questions (see below). It might just as easily have happened to Google, Microsoft, Yahoo, or anyone. Read more: All our Celebgate coverage “Those movie stars were asking for it! Why would they put naked pictures online?” Maybe it’s none of our business where people decide to store their private data. http://ift.tt/eA8V8J

Source: Yahoo Tech http://ift.tt/1t09Mif

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