Google announced that they will be working toward stronger protection of customer data by automatically encrypting users' data on the latest version of Android. The move toward automatic encryption comes just days after Apple announced a similar defense for mobile devices running iOS 8.
As we all know, hackers gained access to sensitive photos stored on celebrities' iCloud accounts. After investigating the breach, it appears that software used by law enforcement agencies to retrieve data from iPhones may have been used to steal the celebrity photos. How can similar breaches be avoided?