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Apple, FBI to Clash Again in Congress Over Encryption

By Dustin Volz WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Apple Inc <AAPL.O> and the FBI will return to Congress next week to testify before lawmakers about their heated disagreement over law enforcement access

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Software Flaws Used in Hacking More than Double, Setting Record

By Joseph Menn SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – The number of previously unknown software flaws used by hackers more than doubled last year, a new report says, in another sign of

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U.S. to Continue Appeal of iPhone Data Case in New York

By Julia Love, Joseph Menn and Nate Raymond (Reuters) – The U.S. Justice Department on Friday said it would keep fighting to force Apple Inc to open an iPhone in

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FBI Director Says Unlocking Method Won’t Work on Newer iPhones

(Reuters) – The Federal Bureau of Investigation’s secret method for unlocking the iPhone 5c used by one of the San Bernardino shooters will not work on newer models, FBI Director

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FBI Assures It Will Help Authorities Unlock Devices When Allowed by Law

(Reuters) – The Federal Bureau of Investigation has assured law enforcement across the United States that it will help unlock mobile devices such as iPhones involved in investigations when it

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FBI’s Secret Method of Unlocking iPhone May Never Reach Apple

By Dustin Volz WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The FBI may be allowed to withhold information about how it broke into an iPhone belonging to a gunman in the December San Bernardino

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Number of U.S. Government ‘Cyber Incidents’ Jumps in 2015

By Dustin Volz WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. government was hit by more than 77,000 “cyber incidents” like data thefts or other security breaches in fiscal year 2015, a 10

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How to Hack a Sex Toy: Tech Firms Warn Public on Growing Cyber-Risks

By Caroline Copley HANOVER, Germany (Reuters) – It’s not just computers and mobile phones that are vulnerable to cyber attack, according to software firm Trend Micro. As more devices are

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