From: Barry Margolin <barmar@alum.mit.edu>
Subject: Re: The Feds Can Now (Probably) Unlock Every iPhone Model In Existence
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From: Barry Margolin <barmar@alum.mit.edu>
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Subject: Re: The Feds Can Now (Probably) Unlock Every iPhone Model In Existence
Date: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 11:29:56 -0500
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In article <18rprvf1e3kqf.ewl8o6i04y7n$.dlg@40tude.net>,
 ultred ragnusen<ultred@ragnusen.com> wrote:

> My main point is that /all/ cellphones have the same set of weakest links
> where anyone who actually /feels/ safe because the excellent
> M-A-R-K-E-T-I-N-G of the brand made them /feel/ safe, is a fool.

Security isn't binary, it's a continuum. No one is completely safe, but 
if there's less information on your phone, the danger from the 
government cracking it is lower. And if the phone has better encryption, 
then you're more safe.

-- 
Barry Margolin
Arlington, MA