Using so-called enterprise developer certificates, pirate operators are providing modified versions of popular apps to consumers, enabling them to stream music without ads and to circumvent fees and rules in games, according to a Reuters report.
The social network became the most downloaded on Apple's App Store in the first half of this year according to market analysis firm Sensor Tower, beating out titans like Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat.
The world's most valuable company beats profit expectations despite its iPhone X performing below par amid a fall in global demand for smartphones.
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