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Apple is enhancing reports about what it knows about EU users in iOS 17.4

On top of everything else Apple announced on Thursday about European Union Digital Markets Act compliance, the company is also expanding what it provides to users that request a copy of their data, and will provide an export tool for it as well.

Apple's sign-in screen displaying 'Data and Privacy' with a padlock icon, prompting for an Apple ID via email or phone number
Apple’s Data and Privacy login screen

The announcement of the enhanced tools and data collection categories in iOS 17.4 warranted just a single line in the omnibus announcementearlier on Thursday. However, it appears that what Apple will spell out to users, and those that the user authorizes to receive the data that Apple has, will radically expand.

In its developer support pages for the European Union Digital Markets Act changes, Apple has a very brief summary of this aspect of the release.

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