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FBI Serves Apple Warrant to Gain US Senator’s iCloud Data

Apple has been served a warrant by the FBI to obtain information on the iCloud account of U.S. Senator Richard

Report says Apple doesn’t secure iCloud backups because the FBI asked it not to

Apple reportedly backtracked on its plan to end-to-end encrypt iCloud backups because the FBI asked it to.

ACLU sues government organizations over facial-recognition software

The ACLU is taking action against facial-recognition software by suing the DOJ, the DEA, and the FBI. The ACLU filed a complaint over their failure to release requested records and policies on facial-recognition software use.

Hundreds arrested in global effort to tackle email scammers

More than 280 alleged email scammers have been arrested in a global effort to crack down on the problem. The FBI said the cybercriminals tricked people and businesses into sending cash via wire transfers.

FBI Director Christopher Wray on Encryption: We Can’t Have an ‘Entirely Unfettered Space Beyond the Reach of Law Enforcement’

Encryption should not provide an "unfettered space" for criminals to hide behind, FBI Director Christopher Wray said today in an

First Case Surfaces of Law Enforcement Forcing Suspect to Unlock iPhone With Face ID

A Forbes report has highlighted the first known case of law enforcement forcing a suspect to unlock an iPhone using

FBI lands a big catch, busts 74 and shuts down $16 million phishing ring

The FBI has coordinated the arrest of more than 70 people in six different countries in a crackdown on phishing scams. The raids targeted corporate fraudsters and managed to recover more than $16 million.The post FBI lands a big catch, busts 74 and shuts down $16 million phishing ring appeared first on Digital Trends.

Duck, cover, and reboot your router? Why the FBI’s new warning is no joke

The FBI has discovered up to 500,000 home or office routers could be vulnerable to a dangerous cyberattack. It sounds like an easy solution, but can resetting a router really stop a major cyberattack?The post Duck, cover, and reboot your router? Why the FBI’s new warning is no joke appeared first on Digital Trends.

U.S. claims North Korea has been silently infiltrating networks since 2009

The Department of Homeland Security and the FBI claim North Korea has been silently infiltrating the media, aerospace, financial, and critical infrastructure sectors both in and out of the United States.The post U.S. claims North Korea has been silently infiltrating networks since 2009 appeared first on Digital Trends.

U.S. claims North Korea has been silently infiltrating networks since 2009

The Department of Homeland Security and the FBI claim North Korea has been silently infiltrating the media, aerospace, financial, and critical infrastructure sectors both in and out of the United States.The post U.S. claims North Korea has been silently infiltrating networks since 2009 appeared first on Digital Trends.

After the San Bernardino iPhone fiasco, lawmakers introduce the Secure Data Act

Lawmakers introduced the Secure Data Act, a new bill preventing law enforcement and surveillance agencies from forcing companies to insert backdoor entrances into their products and services. It arrives after the iPhone 5C fiasco.The post After the San Bernardino iPhone fiasco, lawmakers introduce the Secure Data Act appeared first on Digital Trends.

After Math: Robot revolutionaries

The whole "fear of SkyNet" trope is a bit moot at this point, seeing as how robots have already infiltrated

FBI hostage rescue team bamboozled after criminals unleash drone swarm

Recently, an FBI stakeout was raided by a swarm of drones, and in other cases, these quadcopters have been used by criminals to surveil potential targets. Unfortunately, it appears that a fix may take quite a while to implement.The post FBI hostage rescue team bamboozled after criminals unleash drone swarm appeared first on Digital Trends.

Criminals used a drone swarm to disrupt an FBI hostage rescue

Drones are what you make of them. One person's wedding videographer is another person's drug mule. And while hobbyist drones

US and UK warn that Russia has been hacking routers worldwide

This morning, reports surfaced that UK Prime Minister Theresa May has been briefed on possible incoming Russian-based cyberattack that could

US lawmakers question FBI’s decision to sue Apple in 2016

After the 2015 San Bernardino shooting, the FBI sued Apple to forcibly unlock the suspect's iPhone, asserting that the agency

Backpage.com was seized by the federal government

Classifieds website Backpage.com has been seized and disabled by the federal government. When you visit the website now, you'll see

DOJ: FBI prematurely took Apple to court over San Bernardino iPhone

In 2016, the debate over whether manufacturers should aid law enforcement officials in unlocking criminals' phones became very heated as

DOJ renews push to require access to encrypted devices

No, US law enforcement hasn't given up on its dreams of forcing tech companies to allow access to encrypted devices.

DOJ indicts nine Iranians for state-sponsored hacking effort

This morning, the Department of Justice announced that nine Iranians have been indicted for an alleged hacking campaign affecting 320

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Microsoft Surface Book 3 15-inch review: Still unique, still expensive

The Surface Book 3 is an incredible laptop/tablet hybrid, but you'll need something beefier if you want to edit video.

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Qualcomm announced the Snapdragon Wear 4100 and 4100+

Two years after the release of the Snapdragon Wear 3100, Qualcomm has decided to release two new processors, the Wear and Wear 4100+The focus of the announcement was the Snapdragon Wear 4100+, and for good reason, as the Wear 4100+ is the only one of the two certified for Wear OS. Here are some of the key improvements in the Wear 4100+:Sleep trackingLive ComplicationsConstant heart rate monitoringImproved Sports ModeSmarter Watch ModeBluetooth 5Upgraded 4G LTEIncrease in number of colors on display With the announcement of the Wear 4100 comes the race to be the first to adopt it, and that race has been won by imoo and Mobvoi. imoo is a manufacturer of smartwatches for children, and their newest release, called the Z6 Ultra, will feature the 4100.Mobvoi, on the other hand, needs little introduction to readers of this site. Producer of the TicWatch, Mobvoi will be putting out the TicWatch Pro 3 featuring the Wear 4100 at the end of the year.The Snapdragon Wear 4100+ brings the ability for a much improved Wear OS experience, though Google has quite a large hole to dig itself out of it with users.