Apple could force the FBI into revealing how it hacked into an iPhone

Apple could force the FBI into revealing how it hacked into an iPhone

Apple may use a Brooklyn drug case to force the FBI to reveal how it hacked into the iPhone belonging to one of the San Bernardino shooters. Questions are still lingering over how the FBI found a backdoor into the device, but the agency reportedly hired Israeli-firm Cellebrite for technical assistance in accessing the phone.

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Pew Research: there’s more support for the Justice Department than Apple in the iPhone unlocking brouhaha

Pew Research: there’s more support for the Justice Department than Apple in the iPhone unlocking brouhaha

As the Department of Justice and Apple continue to battle over whether the feds should get access to the iPhone of a shooter who killed 14 people in the San Bernardino terror attack, 51% say Apple should unlock the smartphone to assist the ongoing FBI investigation, according to a Pew Research study. 

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