Nonsequitur: Does the Government Want to Hack Your iPhone?

February 17, 2016

Sounds like the Obama administration wants un-warranted access to your cell phone.  Here’s what Apple revealed yesterday:

… the FBI is proposing an unprecedented use of the All Writs Act of 1789 to justify an expansion of its authority.

The government would have us remove security features and add new capabilities to the operating system, allowing a passcode to be input electronically. This would make it easier to unlock an iPhone by “brute force,” trying thousands or millions of combinations with the speed of a modern computer.

You can read more here.

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