FBI Doesn't Assume it Wants Apple's Assist in Unlocking iPhone

The FBI not believes it wants Apple’s assist in opening the iPhone utilized by San Bernardino shooter attacker Syed Farook, a senior authorities official advised NBC Information on Monday.

The federal government has been in search of Apple’s help in bypassing security measures on the telephone, on which the contents are encrypted. Legal professionals for the Division of Justice requested for a delay in a courtroom listening to final week, after saying that an unnamed third social gathering had come ahead with a attainable option to crack the telephone with out Apple’s assist.

The iPhone 5C utilized by Farook has not but been unlocked, however the FBI believes the newly found technique will probably be profitable, the senior authorities official stated.