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Apple closes law enforcement loophole for the iPhone
Apple is about to make it much harder for law enforcement agencies to gain access to information on iPhones. The company will include a new feature, called USB Restricted Mode, in a future update of its iOS software, which runs on iPhones and iPads.
Apple to Close iPhone Security Hole That Police Use to Crack DevicesNew York Times
Apple will update iOS to block police hacking toolThe Verge
Apple Tests Feature That Could Hamper Investigators’ Access to iPhonesWall Street Journal
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