FBI Bought Tool to Break Into IPhone Used in Terrorist Attack

  • Comey says he's confident seller will keep the method secret
  • `We've never seen a world' of full encryption, Comey says

DOJ Drops Apple Case But Encryption Battle Continues

The Federal Bureau of Investigation paid for the tool it used to break into a dead terrorist’s iPhone and is considering whether to tell Apple Inc. how it was done, FBI Director James Comey said.

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