Manzana will pay millions of dollars of compensation to a student from 21 years after two Apple technicians shared F
otos and intimate videos of your device when you sent it in for repair, reportedly The Telegraph.
The events took place five years ago, when the student had her phone repaired at a repair center in California operated the company by Pegatron, one of the companies licensed by Apple. While the device was being repaired, two employees went up 10 photos and a video
sexual to your page Facebook, pretending that she herself had shared them.
The content was later removed when friends alerted the young woman to what had happened. After the events, the young woman decided to sue Apple. According LadBible, his lawyer asked $ 5 million, about 4.1 million euros, for the “severe emotional anguish” suffered by the affected person. However, Apple has not released the amount exact compensation.
According LadBible, in the lawsuit documents the name of Apple does not appear at any time, it is only called “client“, Although the” customer “was identified as Apple in an unrelated lawsuit. Apple reportedly insisted on a private agreement. As part of it, a clause from confidentiality which prevents the woman from talking about the case or revealing the amount she received from Apple.
In statements to The Telegraph, an Apple spokesperson says: “We take the Privacy and security of our clients’ data and we have a series of protocols to ensure that data is protected throughout the repair process. When we found out about this heinous rape of our policies at one of our suppliers in 2016, we took immediate action and since then we have continued to strengthen our protocols with suppliers ”.