Tag: iPhone 5c


FBI may keep secret the name of vendor that cracked terrorist’s iPhone

October 2, 2017

Via: ArsTechnica

A federal judge ruled Saturday that the FBI does not have to disclose the name of the vendor and how much it was paid by the government for a hacking tool that unlocked the iPhone of a terrorist behind the […]


The FBI could have saved money with this iPhone 5c hack

September 16, 2016

Via: CIO

The FBI may have paid a small fortune to unlock an iPhone 5c used by the San Bernardino shooter. But a security researcher has demonstrated a way to do it for less than US $100. Sergei Skorobogatov at the University […]


Experts say ‘chip off’ procedure to access terrorist’s iPhone is risky

March 10, 2016

Via: CIO

The iPhone 5c at the center of the legal battle between Apple and the FBI might be accessible through a delicate hardware technique, but experts warn it would be difficult. In recent days, the American Civil Liberties Union’s technology fellow […]