May 18, 2021 at 07:25PM

■■■■□ Privacy: How Apple Gave Chinese Government Access to iCloud Data and Censored Apps.

In July 2018, when Guizhou-Cloud Big Data (GCBD) agreed to a deal with state-owned telco China Telecom to move users’ iCloud data belonging to Apple’s China-based users to the latter’s servers, the shift raised concerns that it could make user data vulnerable to state surveillance.