The District Attorney of New York spoke in favor of the adoption of the law on the introduction in iOS «bugs” to spy on users




The District Attorney of New York Chris Vayans criticized Apple and Google, who have decided to restrict access to law enforcement agencies to user data. Security system in the mobile platform iOS 8 block access to mobile devices for US intelligence. According to the legal representative of the prosecution, it is a “threat to public safety.”


«Apple and Google should be required to give police access to user data necessary for the investigation of crimes. Federal and state governments should consider adopting a law that would prohibit manufacturers of smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices for law enforcement agencies to restrict access to personal data of users, because it is a threat to public safety, “- said New York Attorney Chris Vayans .

In fact Vayans supported FBI Director James Comey, who is lobbying law banning encryption. Last steps is very concerned about Apple , aimed at enhancing the privacy of users of mobile devices.

“I’m a big believer in the rule of law, but I also believe in the fact that no one in this country is above the law. My concern is that companies are selling something that allows people to be above the law, “- said the Komi Republic. He noted that he understands the need for privacy, but, in his opinion, the government should have access to mobile devices in emergency situations.


In Chicago police, in turn, have expressed concern that using the iPhone will be committed indecent acts against children. “Pedophiles are now opting for smartphones Apple, – said John Escalante, a senior detective Chicago Police Department. – The average pedophile now probably thinks a minute, I’ll buy the phone Apple ».

In September last year, Apple has officially stated that no longer will be able to transfer law enforcement and security sensitive data users who have installed on their devices iOS 8. In a message posted on its website, said that all the devices on which you installed a new Operating System, automatically protected against the transfer of power stored in their information.

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