Nov 042016
 
 November 4, 2016  Breaches, Business, Court

Maria Dinzeo reports:

Apple had no actual knowledge that the social networking app Path was secretly accessing user contacts without permission, an Apple attorney told a federal judge Thursday.

“There is nothing in this record to reasonably support a conclusion of actual knowledge and there is explicit, specific testimony to the contrary,” Apple attorney Robert Hawk told U.S. District Judge Jon Tigar at a hearing on Apple’s motion for summary judgment.

The consolidated class action led by Marc Opperman claims Apple distributed “invasive versions” of the Path app, which downloaded details from users’ contact lists without their knowledge or consent.

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h/t, Joe Cadillic

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