Every iPhone Has A Security Backdoor
Gordon Kelly, Contributor, Forbes.com
Phone and iPad users have long been able to laud the superior security of their devices over rivals. But it seems one crucial aspect has been forgotten: what if the hacker is Apple?
Responding to an eye opening talk from forensic scientist Jonathan Zdziarski at the Hackers On Planet Earth conference on Friday Apple has issued a formal statement acknowledging the existence of services running on iOS which can bypass encryption to access user data (the classic ‘backdoor‘), but claims they do not compromise user privacy or security.