Post Profile

Apple Sharing iMessage Data with Law Enforcement

Apple records phone numbers typed into its messaging app along with other metadata and shares that info with law enforcement upon order.
read more


Related Posts

Apple activates screen sharing over iMessage accounts in latest Yosemite beta

Technology / Apple : 9 to 5 Mac

In June, we noted that Apple is adding a handy new feature to the upcoming OS X Yosemite: the ability for iMessage/Apple ID users to screen share via the Messages app. Screen sharing was a hallmark of early versions of Apple’s Mac “...

iOS 6 Finally Unifies Your Phone Number And Apple ID For iMessage And FaceTime

Technology / Apple : Cult Of Mac

The way Apple currently handles FaceTime and iMessage across multiple devices doesn’t work. An iMessage is sent to your iPhone’s number, and it doesn’t show up in the Messages app on your iPad or the beta Messages app on your Mac. T...

Don’t worry, Apple isn’t intercepting all your iMessage contacts for police

Technology / Apple : 9 to 5 Mac

The Intercept’s Sam Biddle published a story today citing police documents that he reported prove Apple logs every contact you type in iMessage to share with law enforcement without telling anyone. But it’s not exactly news. Apple d...

Apple’s iMessage Adds Self-Destructing Audio And Video Messages, Location Sharing

Technology : TechCrunch: Enterprise

Today at WWDC, Apple introduced iOS 8 and a few new features. Among other things, the Messages app will receive a few new features, including the ability to send audio and video messages, share your location and more. First, Apple V...

Apple acknowledges tracking iMessage metadata and sharing it with law enforcement

Technology / Apple : Apple Insider

Despite strong encryption -- and claims that it "doesn't scan your communications" or "store data related to customers' location" -- Apple is saving some metadata from iMessage and other apps and sharing it with law enforcement agen...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC