Tuesday December 22, 2015

Apple Objects To The UK Investigatory Powers Bill

Apple has formally objected to the proposed investigatory powers bill in the UK that seeks to give authorities access to the internet use records of every person in the country.

"We believe it would be wrong to weaken security for hundreds of millions of law-abiding customers so that it will also be weaker for the very few who pose a threat," Apple said. "In this rapidly evolving cyber-threat environment, companies should remain free to implement strong encryption to protect customers"