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Apple iOS 11’s Screen Capture Feature Could Be Nightmare For Snapchat Users

Snapchat frowns upon user’s taking screenshots of snaps and retaliates by alerting the other party with an icon in their inbox. Read more

WikiLeaks: CIA Hacking Tactics For Apple Products

The U.S. Central Intelligence Agency has technology capable of infecting “factory fresh” iPhones and has been bugging the devices since at least 2008, WikiLeaks claimed Thursday. Read more

Hackers Threaten To Wipe 200M iCloud Accounts Unless Apple Pays Ransom

HACKERS who claim to have control of at least 200 million iCloud accounts have issued a public demand to Apple: pay ransom or we wipe them all. Read more

New York – U.S. Ends Fight With Apple After Gaining Access To Drug Dealer’s iPhone

The U.S. Justice Department on Friday dropped its effort to force Apple Inc (AAPL.O) to help unlock an iPhone in a drug case in New York after someone provided authorities the passcode to access the device. Read more

FBI Paid More Than $1.3 Million To Break Into San Bernardino IPhone

Washington – Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey said on Thursday the agency paid more to get into the iPhone of one of the San Bernardino shooters than he will make in the remaining seven years and four months he has in his job. Read more

Apple Continues Feud With Government in New York iPhone Case

Apple says authorities have “utterly failed” to show they need the company’s help to get data from a locked iPhone in a New York federal drug case, where the tech giant is continuing its fight with the government over access to customers’ phones. Read more

FBI Used Israeli Tech To Crack iPhone

While rumor has been rife that it was Israeli security firm Cellebrite that helped the FBI unlock the cellphone of San Bernardino shooter Syed Rizwan Farouk, an observant Twitter user has uncovered a piece of evidence that makes it almost certain that the Petah Tikva-based firm was behind the hack. Read more

Apple Could Use Brooklyn Case To Pursue Details About FBI iPhone Hack

Brooklyn, NY – If the U.S. Department of Justice asks a New York court to force Apple Inc to unlock an iPhone, the technology company could push the government to reveal how it accessed the phone which belonged to a shooter in San Bernardino, a source familiar with the situation said. Read more

The Fight Between Apple And The FBI Is Just Getting Started

The Justice Department has called off a high-profile legal battle with Apple after it was able to unlock an iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino shooters without the company’s help. Read more