Apple’s T2 chip on the new Macs perform a wide array of tasks to secure the machine from various hardware- and software-based attacks. The fact that the T2 chip can do so much is also potentially its weakness, as it opens up the machine’s attack surface.
Apple CEO Tim Cook said the collection of user information has led to a "data industrial complex" and called for a national privacy law.
Apple has launched a new privacy portal that details the company's security and privacy tools and allows users to download a copy of their personal data.
In a small update to iOS, Apple has fixed two bugs that allowed someone to bypass the passcode on a locked iPhone.
Duo Labs researchers discovered that Apple was using serial numbers to authenticate devices with its Device Enrollment Program (DEP). If organizations treat DEP as a trust broker and assume DEP-registered devices are trusted, they expose themselves to a variety of risks, including rogue devices receiving internal network configuration settings.