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Apple Using a 'Device Trust Score' to Identify and Prevent Fraud on iTunes and App Stores

29 days ago   |   By Mac Rumors

With the release of iOS 12, tvOS 12, and watchOS 5 yesterday, Apple made some quiet changes to its iTunes and App Store privacy policy on iOS devices and the Apple TV, as pointed out by VentureBeat .
Newly updated language in the iTunes and App Store privacy policy states that Apple is using a device trust score to help identify and cut down on fraud.
Apple says that information about how you use your device, including the approximate number of phone calls or emails you receive is used to compute the device trust score when you make a purchase. To help identify and prevent fraud...
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Apple creates an iTunes device trust score based on your calls and emails

Apple creates an iTunes device trust score based on your calls and emails

29 days ago   |   By VentureBeat

Apple's promise of transparency regarding user data means that any new privacy policy update might reveal that it's doing something new and weird with your data. Alongside yesterday's releases of iOS 12, tvOS 12, and watchOS 5, Apple quietly updated some of its iTunes Store terms and privacy disclosures, including one standout pro...
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