Edward Snowden hails Apple as 'pioneering' for iOS 8 security measures

Whistleblower and former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden lauded Apple for enabling measures like default full-disk encryption in iOS 8, in a rare editorial published on Friday.

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CIA has waged 'secret campaign' to crack Apple's iOS security – report

Classified documents released by whistleblower Edward Snowden reveal that the Central Intelligence Agency has been engaged in a multi-year coordinated effort to crack the security of Apple’s iOS platform, which powers and protects the iPhone and iPad.

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NSA leaker Edward Snowden refuses to use Apple's iPhone over spying concerns – report

Infamous former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, responsible for leaking thousands of pages of classified intelligence documents from the secretive spy organization, reportedly believes that the iPhone contains “special software” that can be remotely activated by authorities for intelligence gathering purposes.

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Snowden went too far by revealing the NSA’s MonsterMind cyber weapon

Why the sudden end to Snowden's principled silence?
The latest NSA program to come out of Edward Snowden is MonsterMind, an autonomous cyber warfare program that signals a sharp turn for the whistleblower.

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Snowden reveals his motives, spy training, and patriotism in first US interview

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Conducted in secret on Russian soil, an extended NBC interview Edward Snowden revealed more about the man than the controversy he created.

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