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ICloud data for Chinese accounts moved to servers belonging to state-owned China Telecom

1 month ago   |   By 9to5Mac

A second change to the way iCloud data is stored for Chinese iCloud accounts has raised further concerns about the ease with which the government could access sensitive information.
Apple has confirmed a report that data has now been moved to servers owned by China Telecom, a state-owned company...
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Apple's Chinese iCloud Data Moved to Servers Managed by State-Owned Mobile Operator

Apple's Chinese iCloud Data Moved to Servers Managed by State-Owned Mobile Operator

1 month ago   |   By Mac Rumors

Apple's Chinese iCloud operator has agreed a deal with state-owned China Telecom to transfer local customer data to the company's Tianyi cloud storage business, according to TechCrunch .
China Telecom reportedly announced the agreement in a WeChat post, saying that local Apple partner Guizhou-Cloud Big Data had migrated all Chinese iCloud customer data to Tianyi servers. Apple separately confirmed the change to TechCrunch .
Back in January, Apple controversially announced that its iCloud services in mainland China would be overseen by GCBD, which was already known to have ties to the...
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