Taiwan authorities look into Apple supplier hack

I guess we’ll know if a payment isn’t made because there will suddenly be lots of details about new Apple products…:

[…] In a press release, the company said: “Quanta Computer’s information security team has worked with external IT experts in response to cyber-attacks on a small number of Quanta servers.

“We’ve reported to, and kept seamless communications with, the relevant law enforcement and data protection authorities concerning recent abnormal activities observed. There’s no material impact on the company’s business operation.”

The release of the hacked material came just hours before Apple’s major product showcase event on Tuesday.

Revil said the timing was not a coincidence, writing that the data leak was “in order not to wait for the upcoming Apple presentations”.

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