By showing us the same thing unnecessarily often, Apple trains us to respond by rote. Reducing security prompts by consolidating the need for them — like taking one blood draw from a patient for a dozen tests instead of a dozen jabs — improves user attentiveness.
This flaw should be easily repaired. I hope Apple will slip it into iOS 8 before it dead-ends that version. But it should also rethink how it legitimately gathers approval from us. Phishing only works when it resembles something we can't bother to pay attention to.
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