苹果公司最新发布:苹果增强iOS 8的隐私性和安全性

2014/12/05

Mobile computers Apple recently released iOS 8 operating system Apple introduced new technologies and capabilities of mobile devices to improve security and privacy. In the current Internet threat environment and protect your personal information against hackers and snoopers theft is very important.

Apple paid simply by Apple launched a unique digital wallet and mobile payment services. This unique feature regardless of any store room or through online checkout, allowing users to make payments via the Apple device. It said that it has replaced the use of credit and debit card swipe magnetic stripe card terminal mode. It has appeared in recent news that Apple will be released some time.

Apple does not pay any of servers and storage devices to your credit card and account data. It is connected by a one-time password to your account payment. This one-time password is a two-factor authentication to help users stay safe and prevent online theft and fraud.

Device Settings

For each iOS version of device settings may vary slightly. It has not changed much, but it can bring you to maintain privacy big difference.

Three main changes the user must consider:

“Default search engine

“Contact List

“Location data

The default search engine: Apple is committed to providing privacy protection is being implemented in search of DuckDuckGo search engine. The user can select it as the default search engine. DuckDuckGo is a provider of privacy, does not collect any user information search, not to attack a user’s search engine advertising. DuckDuckGo basic disadvantage is that not all searches will be customized for each user’s needs, therefore, the search takes a long time.

Contact List: This contains personal information on your phone, sometimes contact information will be uploaded and stored in the use of some server applications. To avoid this situation, Apple will bring a better developer version control, access to only certain parts of the contact list. This helps restrict application access to user data.

Location Data: This option in the previous iOS version has been introduced, user-selectable always on or always off. In the new version of iOS, iOS8 have a new option that limits applications in use during the application allows access location information.

Data protection:

iOS 8, ​​far beyond its scientific and technological development, promote health data and wearable computing devices. Apple tried to prevent third parties from start to focus on attack and track your data from your device. Each device has a unique MAC address, you can trace the user has visited websites. This is Apple’s developers found to be unsafe, so to overcome this problem, in iOS8, MAC addresses to connect to the new Wi-Fi access points into a random request for information, making it more difficult to track user activity. Although Apple to support our security and privacy protection brings new technology, protecting information from being hacked, we as users should be responsible for controlling and maintaining security. Set complex passwords, use Two-factor authentication , update the latest software updates can make us more secure.

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