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Apple calls BS on FBI, AG: We're totally not dragging our feet in murder probe iPhone decryption. PS: No backdoors

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Re: Am I Stupid or Tired

"The US government ended up paying another company a reported $1m (£770,000) to develop software to get around the device's encryption."

BBC isn't known for its brilliant tech journalism.

I strongly suspect the Israeli company used hardware probing/modding of kinds that are very well guarded secrets.

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