iPhone / Mac Tip: Disable “Find My Device” To Prevent Ransom Threat

Here’s an excellent, and spooky, article to get your weekend started:

Turns out that Hackers are using the remote “Find My Device” feature on Mac / iPhone as a ransomware service.

The Lifehacker article does a great job showing why we shouldn’t reuse passwords on multiple sites.

Morals of this story: 1) Don’t reuse passwords, 2) Use a good Password Manager, 3) If you have an iPhone or Mac, you may want to consider disabling this feature.

Here’s the Lifehacker Article


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