Friday, 21 July, 2023
Apple Faces UK Pressure to Remove End-to-End Encryption from FaceTime and iMessage
The UK's Investigatory Powers Act has raised concerns over end-to-end encryption, prompting pressure on Apple to remove it from its popular communication platforms, FaceTime and iMessage. The act requires tech companies to provide access to encrypted communications, impacting user privacy. Apple's decision to comply or resist may have significant implications for online privacy rights in the UK and raises debates about balancing security and user data protection.