Reply to post: Re: Am I Stupid or Tired

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

If it can be broken for $1 meeellliion its practically worthless YMMV.

If you're talking about nation-state adversaries, sure; but even they have limits on how many 7-figure unlocks they'll pay for. Seven figures per unlock is a pretty high barrier for a phone thief, though, so the encryption still has some real-world utility.

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