“We are constantly helping Apple in the economy and other areas, and they refuse to unlock phones that are used by killers, drug dealers and other criminal elements. They need to take responsibility and help our wonderful country now! Let’s make America great again, ”President Trump wrote.
“We do not agree that Apple did not provide substantial assistance in the investigation of the case in Pensacola … We have always said that there is no such thing as a backdoor only for good guys. Backdoors can also be used by those who threaten our national security and the security of our customers’ data. Today, law enforcement agencies have access to large amounts of data, so Americans do not have to choose between weakening encryption and disclosing cases. We believe that encryption is vital to protect our country and the data of our users, ”the press service of Apple said.
“Therefore he [Тим Кук] – an excellent director. Because he calls me and others do not. Others hire very expensive consultants, and Tim Cook calls Donald Trump himself. This is very good, ”the head of state emphasized.
“When he has a problem, he calls me,” said Donald Trump.
“I will help him [Куку] with this problem in the short term. Because it [Apple] – a great American company, ”said the American leader.
“The government’s demand is dangerous and unconstitutional, and could also weaken the security of millions of iPhones.
Strong encryption allows religious minorities facing genocide, such as Uighurs in China, and journalists digging under drug cartels in Mexico to communicate securely with each other, knowledgeable sources and the outside world.
Apple or any other company simply does not have the opportunity to provide the FBI with access to encrypted messages without providing them to authoritarian foreign governments and without weakening our protection from criminals and hackers, ”said ACLU Oversight and Cybersecurity Advisor Jennifer Granick.