Bizarre! Apple pays millions after iPhone technicians post nude photos of woman online

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This incidental goes backmost to the twelvemonth 2016 wherever the pistillate had sent her iPhone for repair to Apple-approved repair contractor Pegatron Technology Service. These technicians past uploaded highly idiosyncratic photos of the pistillate connected her societal media platforms.

In what could beryllium termed arsenic the bizarre incidental ever, Cupertiono based tech elephantine Apple was forced to wage a multi-million dollar colony to a pistillate whose photos and videos went online aft the company’s technicians were engaged repairing her iPhone.

These nude and explicit images and videos were uploaded to societal media platforms similar Facebook and others, and it looked arsenic if the pistillate had intentionally posted it online. 

The woman’s lawyer demanded $5 cardinal compensation for the damages connected the person’s reputation.

In a statement, Apple said, "We instrumentality the privateness and information of our customers' information highly earnestly and person a fig of protocols successful spot to guarantee information is protected passim the repair process.

"When we learned of this egregious usurpation of our policies astatine 1 of our vendors successful 2016, we took contiguous enactment and person since continued to fortify our vendor protocols," it added.

This incidental goes backmost to the twelvemonth 2016 wherever the pistillate had sent her iPhone for repair to Apple-approved repair contractor Pegatron Technology Service. These technicians past uploaded highly idiosyncratic photos of the pistillate connected her societal media platforms.

Reportedly, Apple investigated the substance and fired the 2 technicians who were progressive successful the gaffe.

A akin incidental happened successful 2019 wherever an Apple Store worker texted himself an intimate photograph of a woman, taken from her telephone aft she took the instrumentality to beryllium repaired. Apple instantly launched an probe and aboriginal recovered retired that the idiosyncratic nary longer works astatine the company.

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