Top Tech News of the Week: September 17
This week in the tech industry, MGM Resorts faced cyberattacks resulting in outages at their properties. Apple held their annual event, unveiling the latest iPhone and Apple Watch models. Additionally, Spotify introduced a new feature for artists to promote their music. Read on for more details.
MGM Resorts Faced Cyberattacks
International hospitality chain MGM Resorts experienced cyberattacks, causing outages at multiple properties. The attacks, carried out by a ransomware group called Scattered Spider, targeted electronic room keys, slot machines, ATMs, and check-in computers. The investigation is ongoing, and the FBI is conducting their own investigation into the matter.
Apple Unveiled the iPhone and Apple Watch
Apple’s annual event showcased the unveiling of the newest iPhone and two new editions of the Apple Watch. These new products feature advancements in technology and design, offering users enhanced experiences. The event, led by CEO Tim Cook, garnered significant attention from tech enthusiasts around the world.
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