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Are You ‘Siri-less’? Security Firm Urges Closer Look at Popular Personal Assistant App

The Finland-based security firm F-Secure is warning companies to beware of Siri, the voice-activated personal assistant app that last month was banned by IBM for security purposes.The potential for Siri-based data disclosures was cited at a Helsinki press conference, in which F-Secure’s vice president, Maria Bordgren, said that Apple’s lack of known corporate security policies leave enterprises vulnerable. Siri queries and other information are stored as text in Apple’s data centers.

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