Sunday 26 June 2022

Apple Says It Has Never Worked With NSA To Create iPhone Backdoors | TechCrunch

Paying the bills

Latest

Tourism confirms that regulations for the Digital Nomads Law are ready

QCOSTARICA - The Minister of Tourism, William Rodríguez, confirmed...

Vandalism delays completion of Circunvalacion Norte

QCOSTARICA - The opening of the new section of...

Alert raised for rains

QCOSTARICA - The Comisión Nacional de Emergencias (CNE) -...

Sexual orientation second in most discrimination in Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA - Sexual orientation is the second topic that...

15 Best All-inclusive Resorts in Costa Rica 

Costa Rica lies in Central America with a shoreline...

How To Play Safely At A Polish Online Casino

The Internet can be a scary place for people...

National Roads Have A Year Without Maintenance

QCOSTARICA - Today, Friday, June 24, marks an exact...

Dollar Exchange

¢689.88 Buy

¢695.55 small> Sell

25 June 2022 - At The Banks - BCCR

Paying the bills

Share

kmnskt3Apple has contacted TechCrunch with a statement about the DROPOUTJEEP NSA program that detailed a system by which the organization claimed it could snoop on iPhone users. Apple says that it has never worked with the NSA to create any ‘backdoors’ that would allow that kind of monitoring, and that it was unaware of any programs to do so.

Here is the full statement from Apple: [quote]Apple has never worked with the NSA to create a backdoor in any of our products, including iPhone. Additionally, we have been unaware of this alleged NSA program targeting our products. We care deeply about our customers’ privacy and security.  Our team is continuously working to make our products even more secure, and we make it easy for customers to keep their software up to date with the latest advancements.  Whenever we hear about attempts to undermine Apple’s industry-leading security, we thoroughly investigate and take appropriate steps to protect our customers.  We will continue to use our resources to stay ahead of malicious hackers and defend our customers from security attacks, regardless of who’s behind them.[/quote]
The statement is a response to a report in Der Spiegel yesterday that detailed a Tailored Access Operations (TAO) unit within the NSA that is tasked with gaining access to foreign computer systems in order to retrieve data to protect national security. The report also pointed out a division called ANT that was set up to compile information about hacking consumer electronics, networking systems and more.

Continue reading at Tech Crunch

- Advertisement -
Paying the bills
Ricohttp://www.theqmedia.com
"Rico" is the crazy mind behind the Q media websites, a series of online magazines where everything is Q! In these times of new normal, stay at home. Stay safe. Stay healthy.

Related Articles

Tourism confirms that regulations for the Digital Nomads Law are ready

QCOSTARICA - The Minister of Tourism, William Rodríguez, confirmed on Friday...

Vandalism delays completion of Circunvalacion Norte

QCOSTARICA - The opening of the new section of the Circunvalacion...

Subscribe to our stories

To be updated with all the latest news, offers and special announcements.