Ryan Collins has pleaded guilty to unauthorized access to a computer in a trial where he has been charged with hacking more than 50 iCloud and 70 Gmail accounts. Collins admitted to gaining access between November 2012 and September 2014 to search through accounts for explicit material to leak online.
Tim Cook, by publicly standing up and voicing his concerns, is doing just that. He's paving another brick on the sunlit path towards justice. We, all of us, need to pave these bricks too, and as quickly as we can.
In a statement issued today, Apple has come out in opposition to the proposed Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act, which would enable sharing of customer data between companies and the government over cybersecurity concerns.