According to the reports of Moscow, Apple is under the investigation in Russia because of a complaint from cyber security of the company Kaspersky Lab. It is also said that the company Apple might be abusing its dominative position in the market as well.
According to the reports, the investigation is going on why a new version of the company Kaspersky Lab Safe Kids application is being refused by Apple’s operating system or iOS. As a result of this step, Kaspersky Lab has shown a great loss of the.
Reports are showing that Apple had released a new version that is “version 12” of its own parental control app, which is named as Screen Time. It is known that screen time, which is a parental control app of the company Apple has almost the same functionalities as the Kaspersky Lab parental controlled app.
In the screen time app, which is a parental control application by the company Apple has a feature in which parents can control their children’s phone usage as well as tablet usage.
As an answer to the reports, Apple referred the Reuters to an April 28 statement in which it said it had recently removed several parental control apps from its App Store because they “put users’ privacy and security at risk.”
It is also been said that many of these apps were using a “highly invasive” technology called Mobile Device Management (MDM) and that its use in a consumer-focused app was a violation of App Store policies.
Kaspersky said Apple’s App Store guidelines allowed for limited use of MDM, but that it was not clear how to obtain Apple’s permission to do so. It also said the requirements reduced the competitiveness of third party developers.