Comment PWVS Re: I don't get it


Apple CEO Tim Cook: 'Privacy Is A Fundamental Human Right'


I don't get it (Score: 0)

by Anonymous Coward on 2015-10-08 05:47 (#PTH6)

Is he a sociopath or not? Is this just good for business, or does he genuinely feel this way?

Re: I don't get it (Score: 3, Insightful)

by on 2015-10-08 06:12 (#PTJP)

I'd assume it's just "good for business"... Apple put-in encryption features AFTER the public outcry of the Snowden/NSA domestic spying revelations (Apple was well-aware, but there was no public outrage yet) and privacy-centric and/or non-US businesses were gaining customers at others expense.

Apple likes to loudly tout how iMessage is safe from spying & subpoenas, despite the fact that the key exchange is weak and easy to undermine:


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