Apple has paid a multimillion-dollar settlement to an Oregon woman who sent her iPhone in for repair and had her private racy images and a sex video from the device posted online by repair technicians, a report said.
The workers put 10 photos of the 21-year-old “in various stages of undress” and the sex footage on the 21-year-old’s Facebook account in 2016, The Telegraph reported on Sunday.
The images were reportedly posted so it looked as if she shared them – and she only took them down after friends tipped her off they were onlne.
The full amount of the settlement wasn’t disclosed, but it was a “multimillion-dollar” amount, the Telegraph said, citing legal filings.
Lawyers for the woman, who wasn’t named, had been asking for $5 million, according to the publication. The settlement reportedly came with a confidentiality clause that blocks the victim from talking about the settlement or disclosing the amount.
The woman, a college student,