Apple iPad this product meets our minimum security standards
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Apple iPad

Review Date 10/23/19

Ah, the iPad. The tablet that changed how we watch TV in bed, how children eat dinner at restaurants, and how our parents take pictures. From the little iPad Mini to the 12.9 inch iPad Pro, there is likely no easier to use computer device known to the human race.

Minimum Security Standards

         

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Encryption
Yes
Uses encryption in transit and at rest.
Security updates
Yes
Does it get regular software/firmware updates?
Strong password
Yes
The iPad requires a passcode by default, which is a good thing.
Manages vulnerabilities
Yes
Is there a system in place for managing security vulnerabilities?
Privacy policy
Yes
Does it have a privacy policy?

Can it snoop on me?

Camera
Device: Yes | App: N/A
Microphone
Device: Yes | App: N/A
Tracks Location
Device: Yes | App: N/A

How does it handle privacy?

How does it share data?
Apple does not share your iPad data with third parties for commercial or marketing purposes. All of your Siri voice requests are anonymous and Apple auto-deletes them after 6 months.
Can you delete your data?
Yes
Parental controls?
Yes
Collects biometrics data?
Yes
May use voice recognition to identify your voice.
User friendly privacy info?
Yes
Apple's privacy information is written in fairly simple, easy-to-read language.
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What could happen if something went wrong

The iPad does meet our Minimum Security Standards and Apple does a good job with privacy and security. However, say you set your iPad up with a passcode rather than fingerprint TouchID. Your kid could sneak and learn the passcode to your iPad, then login while you're not looking and watch enough YouTube videos to turn their brain to mush.

How to contact the company

Phone Number (800) 275–2273
Twitter applesupport

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