Hirunews Logo
FBI-Apple+Case%3A+Investigators+Break+Into+Dead+San+Bernardino+Gunman%27s+iPhone
Tuesday, 29 March 2016 - 11:54
FBI-Apple Case: Investigators Break Into Dead San Bernardino Gunman's iPhone
13,708

Views

The FBI has managed to unlock the iPhone of the San Bernardino gunman without Apple's help, ending a court case, the US justice department says.

Apple had been resisting a court order issued last month requiring the firm to write new software to allow officials to access Syed Rizwan Farook's phone.

But officials on Monday said that it had been accessed independently and asked for the order to be withdrawn.

Farook and his wife killed 14 people in San Bernardino in December.

They were later shot dead by police. US officials said Farook's wife, Tashfeen Malik, pledged allegiance to the so-called Islamic State on social media on the day of the shooting.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Gypsy community facing hardships
Monday, 19 February 2018 - 16:46
The Gypsy community who are found in Sri Lanka consider Kerala State in India as their native region.They speak Telugu language.The Gypsy community... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
3,071 Views
14,986 Views
535 Views
2,700 Views
33 Views
16,414 Views
Top