Apple terms sideloading apps ‘cybercriminal's best friend’ in push against draft EU policy1 min read . Updated: 05 Nov 2021, 09:45 PM IST
The Digital Markets Act under consideration in Brussels would force phone makers to allow third-party software to be installed on their devices from outside official app stores
Apple senior vice president Craig Federighi voiced his company's dissatisfaction towards the EU draft guidelines that will allow users to install software from sources other than the App Store. Speaking at the Web Summit in Lisbon, Federighi based ‘sideloading’ of for potentially opening the devices to online threats.
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