Thursday, August 6, 2020

All posts tagged "privacy"

  • Bill Gates Supports Government Efforts in Apple Case

    NEW YORK – Bill Gates is supportive of investigators’ efforts to force Apple to help them crack into an iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino shooters, saying a balance needs to be struck between government...

    • Posted February 24, 2016
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  • Apple Tells Employees Why it Won’t Help Hack Shooter’s Phone

    WASHINGTON – Apple Inc. CEO Tim Cook acknowledged to employees Monday that “it does not feel right” to refuse to help the FBI hack a locked iPhone used by a gunman in the San Bernardino mass shootings....

    • Posted February 22, 2016
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  • Common Software Would Have Let FBI Unlock Shooter’s iPhone

    WASHINGTON – The county government that owned the iPhone in a high-profile legal battle between Apple Inc. and the Justice Department paid for but never installed a feature that would have allowed the FBI to easily and...

    • Posted February 21, 2016
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  • Protests to Rally Across US to Back Apple in Battle With FBI

    SAN FRANCISCO – Protesters are preparing to assemble in more than 30 cities to lash out at the FBI for obtaining a court order that requires Apple to make it easier to unlock an encrypted iPhone used...

    • Posted February 20, 2016
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  • US Would Let Apple Keep Software to Help FBI Hack iPhone

    WASHINGTON – The Obama administration has told a U.S. magistrate judge it would be willing to allow Apple Inc. to retain possession of and later destroy specialized software it has been ordered to design to help the...

    • Posted February 19, 2016
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  • Big Tech Companies Are Joining Apple in its Encryption Fight

    SAN FRANCISCO – The tech industry is starting to line up with Apple in its fight against the federal government over the encryption it uses to keep iPhones secure. Earlier this week, a U.S. magistrate ordered Apple...

    • Posted February 19, 2016
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  • Apple iPhone Security Explained

    NEW YORK – On Wednesday, a federal judge ordered Apple Inc. to help the FBI hack into an encrypted iPhone used by Syed Farook, who along with his wife, Tashfeen Malik, killed 14 people in December. Specifically,...

    • Posted February 19, 2016
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  • Profit or Patriotism? What’s Driving Fight Between US, Apple

    WASHINGTON – Apple Inc. and the U.S. government are making their cases before anyone steps into a courtroom over a judge’s order forcing Apple to help the FBI hack into an iPhone in a terrorism case. Their...

    • Posted February 19, 2016
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  • 6 Tips to Keep Your Facebook Clean, Secure and Private

    NEW YORK – Got hundreds of Facebook friends you hardly know? Now is a good time to do some digital cleanup, while the year is still fresh. Review your security and privacy settings, and make sure those...

    • Posted February 10, 2016
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  • EU and US Reach New Data-sharing Agreement

    BRUSSELS – The European Union and the United States struck a deal Tuesday over data-sharing that will allow the likes of Facebook and Apple to continue sending people’s information across the Atlantic – but a legal challenge...

    • Posted February 3, 2016
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