The Congressional Encryption Working Group has issued a year-end report on encryption that finds weakening encryption would harm the national security interests of the United States. Bryan and Jeff discuss the implications, as well as a new request from the Turkish government asking Apple to unlock an iPhone 4s owned by an assassin. They cap the show with a preview of CES expectations.
Sources referenced in this episode:
- The Congressional Encryption Working Group Hands Apple a Victory in their Year-End Report Just Published - Patently Apple
- Russia And Turkey Ask Apple to Unlock Killer’s iPhone 4s
- Jeff's Twitter
- Bryan's Twitter
- Jeff's blog: Fresh Brewed Tales
- Bryan's blog: Geek Tells