Categories: News

Former Apple Manager Gets 1 Year in Jail, $4.5 Million Fine for Leaking Apple Secrets

Paul Devine, formerly Apple’s Global Supply Manager, has received a year of jail time as well as a fine of $4.5 million for leaking the company’s secrets.

Devine leaked secret product plans to a number of accessory manufacturers in return for money. This comes after Devine pleaded guilty to  wire fraud, money laundering, and conspiracy over 3 years ago. Devine reportedly made $1 Million on the leaks, after working for Apple between 2005 and 2010. As MacRumors points out, it was initially suggested that Devine could receive up to 20 years in jail over his crime, so it’s intriguing that he received such a comparatively small sentence.

Source: MacRumors

Ryan Simmons

Disqus Comments Loading...

Recent Posts

AVerMedia Live Streamer CAM 513 4K Web Cam Review

The world changed a lot when we entered lockdown, or whatever your local equivalent of…

4 hours ago

Hundreds of WoW Classic Players Unite For “Fresh” Experience

At the moment, in terms of the main 'World of Warcraft' game, you'll probably not…

10 hours ago

The Sinking City Dev Asks Gamers to NOT Buy it on Steam!

The Sinking City was originally released in Summer 2019 and, by and large, while it…

10 hours ago

Intel Core i7-11700K is Already Available to Buy in Germany

Following the official announcement of Intel's Rocket Lake-S platform at CES 2021, we should note…

10 hours ago

System Shock Remake Confirmed For Summer – Demo Out Now!

It has been around five years now since the System Shock Remake (formally 'Remastered') successfully…

10 hours ago

Gigabyte M27Q 170Hz 1440p FreeSync KVM Monitor Review

Gigabyte has created some very impressive gaming monitors over the last few years, and it…

1 day ago