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Aw, don't be iDict! Apple kills brute force iCloud cracker

Matt Bryant Silver badge


"Apple, just like many other companies, does typically detect this type of abuse and locks down the particular account being probed. What seems to happen here, [with] the 'exploit', is a failure to notice the brute force attack and therefore [a] failure to prevent it."

So is he trying to make the excuse the attack wasn't brutish enough? Wow, a polite force attack, whodathunk!

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