Apple Now Classifies Itself as a Threat

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  1. FBI’s move to force Apple to bypass the security on its device appears to have triggered a push by Apple to make the security impossible for them to bypass.
  2. Apple engineers have begun developing new security measures that would make it impossible for the government to break into a locked iPhone.
  3. Snowden: Congressional intervention would weaken American companies relative to foreign competitors.
  4. For Apple, security is also a global marketing strategy – current measures will reassure investors and customers.
  5. If Apple succeeds in upgrading its security — and experts say it almost surely will — the company will create a significant technical challenge for law enforcement agencies

References

NY Times

Data Breach Today

Mac Rumors

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