Apple vs the FBI: Privacy and Personal Data

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Apple vs the FBI: Privacy and Personal Data

Postby » Wed Mar 23, 2016 1:55 pm

In the court case of Syed Rizwan Farook, former employee of the San Bernardino Country Department of Health, the plot revolves around the iPhone that the county issued to him for work.

Despite the iCloud backups provided by Apple, with the most recent one being in October, the FBI think there might be more information on the phone since the shooting occurred in December. The FBI needs to unlock it, and they want Apple to write a program that will unlock the phone.

According to the phone manufacturer this not a good solution, because a precedent might be set where the government ... (read more)

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