What do people think about this "FBI Could Bypass iPhone's Key-Wiping Security Feature, ACLU Claims"

Discussion in 'Politics, Religion, Social Issues' started by psik, Mar 9, 2016.

  1. psik macrumors 6502

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    http://fortune.com/2016/03/09/fbi-iphone-key/

    If this is true, then at the end of the day, aren't all these IOS/IPhone security mechanisms useless when we want to protect ourselves, since the FBI and a ton of data recovery companies can work together without a problem?

    The only prevention to this I See is having a longer passcode which could take years for being cracked;
     
  2. Armen macrumors 604

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    http://appadvice.com/post/ed-snowden-says-fbi-doesnt-need-apple-to-unlock-the-iphone/706661

    It's more complicated than it sounds. I wouldn't worry too much about it.
     

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