“What kind of world do we want to live in?” is the main theme of an incredibly passionate speech that Cook gave at Wednesday’s privacy conference in Brussels. You can now watch the full keynote video of Apple’s CEO blasting Big Tech’s abuse of user privacy: “Our own information is being weaponized against us with military efficiency,” he warned.
macOS Mojave has several features that tighten security, including an improved Gatekeeper feature that enforces code signing and verifies downloaded apps before allowing them to run. Today, Apple issued a reminder to developers to get their Mac software notarized so customers have increased confidence that it’s not known malware.
The iPhone maker has issued an apology to its customers in China over the recent scams which have helped nefarious users hack into Apple ID accounts that weren’t protected with two-factor authentication.