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The new iOS 17 update has many law enforcement agencies concerned.

In addition to updating existing features, Apple added a feature called NameDrop.

The NameDrop feature will share an iPhone user’s contact details when two phones are placed very, very close together.

You’ll see the screens react, and then the other person’s details will appear. You can choose between only receiving their information or also sharing yours.

While it would be rare to connect to someone via NameDrop accidentally, it’s not impossible.

To turn off NameDrop, go to Settings > General > AirDrop > Toggle “Bringing Devices Together” to off.

“Don’t forget to change these settings after the update on your children’s phones as well,” the agency says.

iOS 17 is compatible with iPhone XS and newer.

What do you think of the new iOS 17 update?