WhatsApp: Apple is bad for scanning for CSAM. This is the wrong approach and we would *never* do this.
WhatsApp (but quieter) in 2018: we also do this and have since 2011. judiciary.senate.gov/imo/med…
My MacBook Pro's hard drive doesn't operate as a subscription and I'm not backing up to iCloud. Your take is basically that the cops waste their time with a lot of unnecessary warrants on privately-owned Apple devices.
I did not express an opinion about whether this was wise, only that I believe there are statutory requirements in many countries that child porn be actively sought out on electronic services by the hosts.