DOJ calls Apple’s privacy justifications an ‘elastic shield’ for financial gains

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The U.S. Department of Justice sued Apple Thursday over monopolistic practices. The complaint accuses Apple of moulding its privacy and security practices in ways that benefits the company financially. One quote particularly jumps out where the DOJ calls Apple’s privacy and security justification an “elastic shield”: “Apple deploys privacy and security justifications as an elastic […] © 2024 TechCrunch. All rights reserved. For personal use only.