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    Justice Department Drops Suit Against Apple

    They don’t need an upgrade. The federal government says it’s unlocked the San Bernardino shooter’s iPhone without assistance from Apple, after six weeks of feuding over the company’s refusal to help. While the DoJ says it “successfully accessed” the information with help from an unidentified third party, the battle is likely to continue: Apple wants to know what method was used to crack the phone, and the government’s classified technique to access encrypted data is likely to raise questions about the corporate giant’s ability to keep customer data safe.

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