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  1. Facebook begins tracking non-users around the internet

    Facebook will now display ads to web users who are not members of its social network…

  2. Apple rehires prominent security pro to deliver even more powerful security features

    Apple Inc , which has resisted pressure from U.S. law enforcement to unlock encrypted iPhones…

  3. Wikileaks warned Apple that iTunes could be used as a backdoor for spies – back in 2011

    Featured is Lady Gaga interviewing Assange with a small camera…

  4. Feckless FBI unable to unlock iPhone, even with a ‘fingerprint unlock warrant’

    A judge recently took the controversial step of letting the FBI force a woman to unlock an iPhone with her fingerprints. But it didn’t work…

  5. The Touch ID lock on your iPhone isn’t cop-proof

    Law enforcement may be able to compel suspects to press their fingers to the devices and unlock them…

  6. U.S. government wants your fingerprints to unlock your phone

    As the world watched the FBI spar with Apple this winter in an attempt to hack into a San Bernardino shooter’s iPhone…

  7. U.S. Congressman Ted Lieu says strong encryption without backdoors is a ‘national security priority’

    Ted Lieu is one of the few bona fide computer geeks in Congress…

  8. FBI paid under $1 million for iPhone hack; doesn’t know how it works

    The FBI paid under $1 million for the technique used to unlock the iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino shooters…

  9. FBI plans to keep Apple iPhone 5c-hacking method secret

    The Federal Bureau of Investigation doesn’t plan to tell Apple Inc. how it cracked a terrorist’s phone…

  10. U.S. drops bid to force Apple to help unlock iPhone in Brooklyn after source provided passcode

    The U.S. government said it no longer needs Apple Inc.’s help to get into an iPhone used by a drug dealer…

  11. FBI’s Comey says agency paid more than $1 million to access San Bernadino iPhone

    FBI Director James Comey hinted at an event in London on Thursday that the FBI paid more than $1 million…

  12. Apple refused China access to source code

    Apple has refused demands by China to hand over source code, the company’s attorney said…

  13. Data from San Bernardino phone has helped in probe, U.S. law enforcement officials claim

    Hacking the San Bernardino terrorist’s iPhone has produced data the FBI didn’t have before and has helped…

  14. Apple, FBI return to Congress to spar over encryption

    Apple has been asked by Chinese authorities within the last two years to hand over its source code but refused to do so…

  15. John McAfee: Professional hackers did not unlock Islamic terrorist’s iPhone, Cellebrite helped the FBI

    Now that the FBI has cracked into the San Bernardino iPhone, a new debate has been raised over who helped them…

  16. Apple’s fight against U.S. government overreach rages on in Brooklyn

    The tug-of-war between Apple Inc. and the FBI over encryption shows no signs of easing as the company reiterated its reasons…

  17. FBI requests warrant to unlock iPhone 5c connected to California murder investigation

    The FBI plans to work with its own San Diego Regional Computer Forensics Laboratory to obtain data from a seized iPhone 5c…

  18. Nothing significant found on San Bernardino’s terrorist’s iPhone

    Investigators spent months trying to gain access to data on the locked iPhone used by San Bernardino gunman Syed Rizwan Farook…

  19. FBI paid professional hackers one-time fee to crack San Bernardino iPhone

    he FBI cracked a San Bernardino terrorist’s phone with the help of professional hackers who discovered and brought to the bureau…

  20. Security firm CEO: Apple vs. government overreach issue will drag on for years

    Apple versus the FBI was just the beginning: The debate between privacy and cybersecurity will drag on for years…

  21. Apple could be moving their iCloud servers in-house

    China-based server brand vendor Inspur has been rumored to have entered Apple’s datacenter supply chain…

  22. Apple won’t sue FBI to reveal hack used to unlock Islamic terrorist’s iPhone

    Apple will not pursue legal action against the US government to discover how federal agents broke into an iPhone…

  23. U.S. government to continue effort to force Apple to unlock iPhone in Brooklyn

    The U.S. Justice Department on Friday said it will move ahead with an appeal of a court ruling…

  24. Roots of Apple-FBI standoff reach back to 2008 child sex abuse case

    The roots of the current standoff between Apple Inc. and the Federal Bureau of Investigation reach back to 2008…

  25. FBI director confirms hack only works on older iPhones that lack Apple’s Secure Enclave

    FBI Director James Comey said Wednesday that the government had purchased…

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