Apple responds to senators’ privacy questions about COVID-19 screening app

9to5Mac

Michael Potuck

Earlier this month, four US senators formally questioned Apple in a letter over its COVID-19 screening app and website even though the company has been transparent about how it works and the privacy and security it’s built on. Now Apple has officially responded to the government request.



After the US senators asked more questions about the COVID-19 app and website we tested out Apple’s privacy claims and found them to be true. The main question that Apple hadn’t publicly addressed before the senators sent their questions was if HIPAA guidelines were ...

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