Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Tuesday March 29, 2016

Did The FBI Just Unleash A Hacker Army On Apple?

I think it is more like Apple unleashed an army of hackers on itself. You know this story has some merit, even John McAfee came crawling out from under his rock to try to grab some of the "I can hack that phone" spotlight.

"The attention that’s been drawn to this issue, by the litigation and by the controversy that’s surrounded it, has stimulated a marketplace of creative people all around the world to try and come up with ideas," Comey said. "Lots of folks have come to us with potential ideas." And why wouldn’t they? One of the world’s most influential technology companies had squared off against the world’s most powerful law enforcement agency. Whether those creative minds were drawn by money, the potential for future businessآ—in the United States or abroadآ—or just the sheer challenge, they apparently came calling.