The controversy is raging about Apple’s CSAM decision to scan our photos. If this CSAM thing bothers you, then you probably want to find a way to prevent Apple from scanning your photos. There is one surefire way to do this, just remove your photos from iCloud. This article explains how to do that. I started that process a week ago. Apple holds your photos for 30 days after you turn off iCloud in case you wish to change your mind, just a FYI.