"I just want my money and thought this would be an interesting report. A lot of Apple customers would be interested in reading and hearing it," one of the hackers told Motherboard.Doubts have however been raised as the number of threatened accounts. The numbers jumped drastically to 627 million with additional hackers stepping forward with account credentials.
“There have not been any breaches in any of Apple's systems including iCloud and Apple ID," the spokesperson said. "The alleged list of email addresses and passwords appears to have been obtained from previously compromised third-party services.They have likened the gain of information to similar incidents that have affected companies like Yahoo.