FBI reportedly inflated statistics on encrypted cellphone threat – AppleInsider

The FBI has for months bemoaned the threat encrypted cellphones pose to ongoing investigations, saying investigators were locked out of some 7,800 devices last year. A new report, however, claims the agency’s figures are grossly inflated. While an …
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