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02-20-2012, 10:25 AM #1Any way to prevent in-app purchases account-wide?
Last night apparently someone used my iTunes account to download some free game Galaxy Empire and then purchase a $19.99 in-app purchase. It basically drained my $25 balance from a gift card down to $1. I got an e-mail from Apple saying a device not previously associated with my account made the purchase and that my account was locked down. I immediately changed my password and am trying to get the store credit back.
I know individual devices can be prevented from making in-app purchases, but what about the entire iTunes account?
Anyone else had their iTunes account compromised with unauthorized purchases? I don't understand why such devices not associated with my account are even allowed to make these purchases.