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2018 interview with Tim Cook suggests Apple was working on iCloud backup encryption

[2020-01-22 12:40:09]

Yesterday, news broke about how Apple allegedly scrapped plans to let users fully encrypt backups of their devices using iCloud. This was supposedly because the FBI complained that encryption would make future investigations more difficult. Apple did not comment on Reuters’ story. But a previous interview with CEO Tim Cook, published by German-language newspaper Der ...

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