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What happens if a cop forces you to unlock your iPhone X with your face?

Imagine you’ve been detained at customs, waiting to cross the border. Or maybe you’ve been pulled over for a traffic violation. An officer waves your cellphone at you. “Look at this. Is this yours?” he asks. Before you can respond, a tiny i...

Apple iPhone “FaceID” is the new mass spying tool

Apple revealed their newest phone, iPhone X. The new line was anticipated by Apple users and is sure to be another cult favorite. At the same time, many are rightly skeptical of the “FaceID” feature. FaceID, is a tool that would use facial recognition to i...

Russian meddling, iPhone hacking targets civil society, Canadian cyber researchers say

A new report from the University of Toronto’s Citizen Lab says a major cyber-espionage campaig...

Edward Snowden: Apple iPhone with secret iFeature allows government to spy on you

Edward Snowden, the infamous former contractor for the National Security Agency who leaked thousands...

Court Rules Police Can Force Users to Unlock iPhones With Fingerprints, But Not Passcodes

A Circuit Court judge in Virginia has ruled that fingerprints are not protected by the Fifth Amend...

iPhone keeps record of everywhere you go

Security researchers have discovered that Apple’s iPhone keeps track of where you go – and...