iCloud stores deleted notes for months

iCloud stores deleted notes for months

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The Russian security firm ElcomSoft has deleted notes in the cloudopslagdienst of Apple, iCloud, iphone, of years ago back.

The notes should be within thirty days are automatically permanently deleted. Researchers could, however, notes recovery for weeks, months and sometimes even years ago, already permanently removed had to be, according to ElcomSoft on his website.

ElcomSoft used here with special software for. It is therefore not possible to make a note that a year ago was deleted by accident. A hacker must be specifically searching for.


Apple revealed earlier data that is permanently deleted should have been in Safari and iCloud Photo Library can be kept longer. Also when was the ElcomSoft, the company that discovered it. For these two vulnerabilities have now been updates released by Apple to fix the problem. “There is no doubt about that Apple for this problem is going to fix,” says ElcomSoft.

“The question is: what other data you don’t want that Apple kept is still somewhere by the company is stored? And destroys Apple deleted data, or hiding data on a different server? These questions still have no answer,” says the security company.

Apple has, to date, no response given to the vulnerability.

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