US Justice Department renews push to mandate phone backdoor

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    Over the weekend, The New York Times reported that members of the Justice Department in the USA are renewing their attempts to force tech companies to build in a 'backdoor' which would give law enforcement officials access to smart devices. This has been something officials have been trying to achieve for years now, but it has always been met with strong opposition due to the security concerns. Craig Federighi, Apple's senior VP of software engineering, issued a statement to NYT, as Apple Insider reports:


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