This week Felix Krause made mainstream news with his article about how easily Apple ID credentials can be phished in native apps. Of course, this has been a problem for years but the longer it has gone on the more conditioned we all are just to enter our passwords whenever these popups show up.

Besides the obvious advice of "don't phish your users' passwords", 😂 it's worth learning a lesson from Apple here. Users should never get in the habit of instinctively clicking a button or filling in a form without thinking – this makes it so much easier for them to make mistakes. If it gets to the point that your user dismisses an alert without reading, think about how your app's workflow can be improved.

Evan Dekhayser  






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