San Bernardino iPhone

Drugs

UN Report Urges Solutions to Dark Web Drug Trade

The agency has called for more legislative and technological methods for clamping down on the dark web's narcotics marketplace.
Joseph Cox
6.23.16
Apple

NSA Couldn't Hack San Bernardino iPhone, Official Says

According to Richard Ledgett, the NSA's deputy director, the NSA didn't have the capability to break into the phone.
Joseph Cox
6.10.16
Canada

What Happens When Canadian Cops Find a Software Security Flaw?

If left unpatched, these holes can pose a huge security risk to users.
Matthew Braga
5.2.16
Apple

What Happens When the FBI Discovers a Software Security Flaw? An Explainer

The White House's Vulnerabilities Equities Process is back in the spotlight.
Joseph Cox
4.28.16
Apple

Neither Apple nor DOJ Will Back Down in New York iPhone Case

Despite pulling out of its San Bernardino case, the government is still going after Apple in a New York case over a passcode-locked iPhone.
Sarah Jeong
4.8.16
Apple

What If the FBI Tried to Crack an Android Phone? We Attacked One to Find Out

What happens when one tries to crack into a locked Android phone?
William Enck and Adwait Nadkarni
3.30.16
FBI

The Other Reason the FBI Doesn't Want to Reveal Its Hacking Techniques

The FBI wants to keep its malware under wraps not just to stay ahead of criminals, but also to avoid confrontations from other parts of the government.
Joseph Cox
3.30.16
Apple

The DOJ Is Still Pursuing Apple Over an iPhone in New York

It’s a bizarre move to continue to pursue the New York case after retreating in the San Bernardino case.
Sarah Jeong
3.29.16
Apple

DOJ Pulls Its Request to Apple, Says It's Already Hacked San Bernardino iPhone

The government is backing down on its request to have Apple write software to break into the iPhone 5c used by a dead terrorism suspect.
Janus Kopfstein
3.28.16
Apple

Judge: Order to Compel Apple Has Been 'Unenforceable' All Along

Was the DoJ about to lose big in the San Bernardino iPhone case?
Sarah Jeong
3.23.16
News

FBI Says Apple Will Need to Make Sure Hackers Don’t Steal an iPhone Backdoor

FBI Director James Comey dismisses concerns that the software he’s asking Apple to create could be stolen and misused by hackers.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
3.1.16
News

FBI Admits It Was a 'Mistake' to Reset San Bernardino Shooter's iCloud Password

FBI Director James Comey admitted “a mistake was made,” but also said it would have still asked Apple to help unlock the shooter’s iPhone.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
3.1.16
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