11 Most Common and Dangerous Apple Scams

At a worth of over $900 billion, Apple has captured the attention of many. It ranks at the top of many large American companies(Fortune), number 9 in the world (Forbes).

Their reputation precedes them. But like many other companies, Apple has fallen victim to scams. Even though their reputation is incredibly secure and resistant to viruses(iDrop), they can still be vulnerable to common scams that can access your private information, such as login credentials or even financial information.

In an article written by iDrop News, here are the 11 Most Common and Dangerous Apple Scams in Circulation:

ZENIS: New Ransomware Attack

ZENIS: A mischievous boy who loves cryptography, hardware and programming.

ZENIS is the newest ransomware attack to threaten your backup files. According to an article written by Lawrence Abrams on bleepingcomputer.com, ZENIS will encrypt your files, but then delete them, even if the ransom was paid.

What is ‘Net Neutrality’ and how does it affect me?

You’ve heard it in the news recently. On December 14, the Federal Communications Commission voted to eliminate ‘Net Neutrality’.

What is ‘Net Neutrality’? The official definition, according to Wiki, is “the principle that internet providers must treat all data on the internet the same, and not discriminate or charge differently by user, content, website, platform, application, type of attached equipment, or method of communication.”

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