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Hacker locks up Aussie iPhones, demands ransom

Posted: June 9, 2014 at 2:33 a.m.

Some Australian iPhone users saw the message "Send me $100 by PayPal if you want to use your phone" on their locked screens, according to reports appearing in Digital Trends, an online newsletter.

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