Apple Ordered to Pay $502 Million in VirnetX Patent Battle Loss

Apple has been dealt what may be a short-lived blow in a long-fought battle with VirnetX.

A federal jury on Tuesday awarded Internet security company VirnetX hefty damages after Apple was found to have violated VirnetX patents related to secure communication in its FaceTime, iMessage, and VPN On Demand services. According to Bloomberg, which earlier reported on the verdict, VirnetX is entitled to $502.6 million in damages for the alleged infringement. The company generated just $1.5 million...

What feeling does this article give you?

#hashtags to follow:

VirnetX [+]    FaceTime [+]    VPN On Demand [+]    Bloomberg [+]   

More #news: