Apple iOS 16 Lockdown Mode Boosts Security But It Comes at a Price

Apple iOS 16 Lockdown Mode – what is it and should you use it?

What is Apple iOS 16 Lockdown Mode?

This Week in IT, Editorial Director Russell Smith looks at Apple’s new feature for iOS 16, iPadOS 16, and macOS Ventura, Lockdown Mode. Designed to protect against targeted attacks by nation states and mercenary spyware, like Pegasus, Lockdown Mode is aimed at journalists, high profile figures, dissidents, and anyone who wants a more secure device.

Apple's new Lockdown Mode in iOS 16
Apple’s new Lockdown Mode in iOS 16

About This Week in IT

This week in IT is a weekly podcast hosted by Petri’s Editorial Director Russell Smith. Each week, Russell rounds up the most important stories for IT pros in a short video.