I think Apple has had a good privacy track record over the years, until now that is. The decision to check people’s photos coupled with the fact they have been checking people’s Email for a couple of years has tarnished their privacy reputation. If you are concerned about Apple’s move away from customer privacy, then read this article discussing some of these recent privacy problems. The article lists things you can do to protect yourself. Some of their suggestions are pretty drastic so don’t be alarmed. You can adopt any or all of their ideas, I am using some of them.