san bernardino shooting

Hacking

FBI Director: We Paid More Than $1.2 Million for San Bernardino iPhone Hack

The pricey technique that unlocked the San Bernardino shooter’s iPhone still hasn’t produced any valuable evidence.
Janus Rose
4.21.16
Apple

What If the FBI Tried to Crack an Android Phone? We Attacked One to Find Out

What happens when one tries to crack into a locked Android phone?
William Enck and Adwait Nadkarni
3.30.16
americas

FBI Unlocks San Bernardino iPhone and Drops Case Against Apple

The abrupt end to a confrontation that had transfixed the tech industry was a victory for Apple, which said helping investigators break into the iPhone would have set a dangerous precedent.
Reuters and VICE News
3.29.16
Apple

Here’s How the FBI Might Unlock the San Bernardino iPhone Without Apple’s Help

After weeks of encryption battles, the government thinks it might not need Apple’s help after all.
Janus Rose
3.22.16
crime & drugs

The FBI Says a 'Third Party' May Know How to Unlock the iPhone Without Apple’s Help

The tech community and supporters of Apple suggested the timing of the FBI's announcement, just a day before a major hearing in the case, was suspicious.
Reuters and VICE News
3.22.16
crime & drugs

US Police Groups Claim Encryption Has Made iPhones the 'Device of Choice' for Criminals

A court filing by the Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association and two others cited a jailhouse phone call in which an inmate called Apple's encryption a "gift from God."
Reuters and VICE News
3.5.16
crime & drugs

FBI Approved Hack That Complicated Access to San Bernardino Shooter's iPhone Data

Resetting the phone's iCloud password potentially blocked an alternate way for authorities to access the data on the phone without Apple’s help.
Atoosa Moinzadeh
2.21.16
united states

The US Government Has Asked a Court to Force Apple to Unlock the San Bernardino iPhone

The legal fight between the government and the world's largest tech company over access to a phone belonging to a suspected terrorist is heating up.
Reuters and VICE News
2.19.16
crime & drugs

The Fight Between Apple and the FBI Could Shape the Future of Digital Privacy

The FBI’s request for Apple to help unlock an iPhone that belonged to a gunman in the San Bernardino mass shooting could have massive repercussions.
John Dyer
2.17.16
News

The Feds Are Investigating Hate Crimes Against Muslims After the San Bernardino Shootings

A wave of anti-Muslim vandalism and arson is being probed in the vicinity of the terrorist attack, but incidents across America suggest it's no regional problem.
Allie Conti
12.14.15
News

Visiting an Anti-Muslim Hate Group at the Peak of America's Islamophobia

ACT for America aims to promote national security and defeat terrorism—two goals which are, in the group's view, intrinsically threatened by the Islamic faith.
Harmon Leon
12.8.15
americas

Obama Just Explained How the US Should Respond to Acts of Terrorism

In a rare address from the Oval Office, the president called for tolerance with Muslims and vowed to defeat the Islamic State without waging a ground war.
Reuters and VICE News
12.7.15
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