Apple Battles Govt. Over Bypassing Encryption

Customers hold the iPhone 6s during the official launch at the Apple store in central Sydney, Australia, September 25, 2015.  REUTERS/David Gray

Customers hold the iPhone 6s during the official launch at the Apple store in central Sydney, Australia, September 25, 2015. REUTERS/David Gray

The drive in government to eliminate encryption so that they can track everyone’s money is creating a firestorm. Google and Apple are starting to fight back because they realize that governments will absolutely destroy the internet by outlawing encryption. Reuters reported that Apple Inc told a U.S. judge that accessing data stored on a new locked iPhone would be “impossible” with devices using its latest operating system, but the company has the “technical ability” to help law enforcement unlock older phones. Upgrading you phone today is MANDATORY.