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FBI vs. iPhone: Enhancing the Surveillance State

A dive into the motives behind the completely made-up story about San Bernardino “terrorist”, Syed Farook, and his alleged iPhone 5C. An Israeli company, Cellebrite, also enters the picture.

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Apple ordered to unlock Bernardino shooter’s iPhone for FBI: Why can’t authorities decrypt the device?

A good technical description of how hard it would be to break into an iPhone running one of the newest operating systems (OS).

Source: Apple ordered to unlock Bernardino shooter’s iPhone for FBI: Why can’t authorities decrypt the device? – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

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David Bowdich Gets BIG Promotion: FBI — FBI Announces Executive Appointments

“Mr. Bowdich will assume the position of associate deputy director of the FBI. Most recently, Mr. Bowdich served as the assistant director in charge of the Los Angeles Field Office. In this critical role, Mr. Bowdich will oversee most of the FBI’s non-operational branches and divisions.”

Source: FBI — FBI Announces Executive Appointments