how to lock apple’s cloud

Apple is expanding encryption for its online service iCloud. But beware: This step requires increased attention from the users.

Apple’s extended data protection is to be welcomed – end-to-end encryption is so far unique in the industry in this simplicity.

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In December 2022, Apple introduced a feature called “Advanced Data Protection” for its online services. Behind the term marketing is a paradigm shift that not only makes data protectionists sit up and take notice: Apple enables its users to have almost comprehensive end-to-end encryption for data in the iCloud.