New restrictions in iOS 12 prevent USB data access through the Lightning port if it’s been more than an hour since your iOS device was last unlocked. Here’s how to adjust when accessories are permitted to connect to a locked device.
As with all of Apple’s software updates, macOS Mojave includes a number of privacy and security enhancements. Among them is a new feature called Intelligent Tracking Prevention, which essentially makes it more difficult for data companies to track users.
Launched today in the European Union and due globally by year-end, Apple’s new Data and Privacy portal lets you download an archive of your Apple ID data, update information Apple has on you, temporarily deactivate or permanently delete your Apple ID account, and more.
Facebook has suspended approximately 200 apps that are currently pending a more thorough investigation into whether they misused any data. Some of the removed apps apparently had access to “large quantities of user data.”
Newly discovered flaws in the HTML rendering engine in Apple Mail for iOS and macOS and the Mozilla Thunderbird email client allow unscrupulous individuals to extract decrypted plain text from S/MIME and PGP encrypted emails
Due to its commitment to privacy, Apple doesn’t know nearly as much about you—at least not in a personally identifiable form—like Google or Facebook. Here’s how to request a downloadable copy of all the identifiable pieces of information Apple stores about you.