Schlagwort: Tim Cook

Dark Matter (Apple vs Wikileaks)

Apple vs Wikileaks.

Triton, EFI and CIA…

Article found on the Wikileaks.

March 23rd 2017, WikiLeaks releases Vault 7 „Dark Matter“, which contains documentation for several CIA projects that infect Apple Mac firmware (meaning the infection persists even if the operating system is re-installed) developed by the CIA’s Embedded Development Branch (EDB). These documents explain the techniques used by CIA to gain ‚persistence‘ on Apple Mac devices, including Macs and iPhones and demonstrate their use of EFI/UEFI and firmware malware.

Apple Customer Letter

  (For history…)   February 16, 2016 A Message to Our Customers The United States government has demanded that Apple take an unprecedented step which threatens the security of our customers. We oppose this order, which has implications far beyond the legal case at hand. This moment calls for public discussion, and we want our […]