Google Android vs Apple iOS: Which is better for privacy and cybersecurity?

This week, we go head-to-head between the two mobile tech giants, Google Android vs. Apple iOS, and discuss which is better for your privacy and cybersecurity. Topics include: app stores and OS updates, ad tracking, and native text messaging. All this and how Apple and Facebook fell for a massive email scam.

**Links mentioned on the show**

Apple and Facebook allegedly provided personal user data to hackers posing as law enforcement
https://9to5mac.com/2022/03/30/apple-and-facebook-reportedly-provided-personal-user-data-to-hackers-posing-as-law-enforcement/
https://nypost.com/2022/03/30/apple-facebook-fell-for-scam-and-gave-user-data-away-report/

Android vs iOS: Which Platform is More Secure in 2021
https://appinventiv.com/blog/android-vs-ios-which-platform-is-more-secure-in-2021/

Open-source and privacy-focused Android operating systems:
GrapheneOS

https://grapheneos.org/

CalixOS
https://calyxos.org/

Lineage OS
https://lineageos.org/

Signal – End-to-end secure encrypted messaging app
https://signal.org/#signal

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*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from The Shared Security Show written by Tom Eston. Read the original post at: https://sharedsecurity.net/2022/04/04/google-android-vs-apple-ios-which-is-better-for-privacy-and-cybersecurity/

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