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News organizations complain to the FBI for information iPhone-hack

News organizations complain to the FBI for information iPhone-hack

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The Associated Press, Vice Media and Gannett complain together the FBI. With the lawsuit, they want information about the San Bernardino-hack get.

In the indictment inform the news media that the FBI used hacktechniek not secret. Reference here is made to the Us Freedom of Information Act.

The FBI hackte earlier this year, the iPhone of a dead terrorist. This wanted to be the first with Apple to collaborate, but this company refused in connection with privacy concerns.

Later found the FBI still has a way to make the iPhone hack, but the method used was not made public. According to rumors, was working with the Israeli security company Cellebrite.

FBI director James Comey suggested earlier that there was more than $ 1 million was paid for the iPhone-hack.

A beveiligingsonderzoeker demonstrated recently a cheaper hackmethode, that the FBI refused to use.

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