Apple caught 29 ‘leakers’ in 2017 — and 12 of ‘em were arrested

In an inside memo, Apple advised staff it caught 29 leakers — in different phrases, other folks who divulged corporate secrets and techniques — in 2017, and 12 of that workforce were arrested. 

Info+leaks Apple caught 29 ‘leakers’ in 2017 — and 12 of ‘em were arrested Apple

“These other people now not most effective lose their jobs, they may be able to face excessive problem discovering employment somewhere else,” says the corporate. .. “People who paintings for Apple are continuously focused by way of press, analysts and bloggers who befriend them … While it’ll appear flattering to be approached, it’s essential to needless to say you’re getting performed.”

Apple’s memo defined eventualities in which data used to be leaked to the media, together with a gathering previous this yr the place Apple’s Craig Federighi advised staff that some deliberate iPhone device options can be not on time. Apple additionally cited a yet-to-be-released device bundle that exposed information about the unreleased iPhone X and new Apple Watch.

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