Apple lawyer says helping FBI break into iPhone will lead to more crime

Bruce Sewell, the technology giant’s general counsel, will warn the House judiciary committee, that obeying the court order will jeopardise cybersecurity

As Apple prepares to move its encryption battle with the Federal Bureau of Investigation from the courts to the halls of Congress, its chief lawyer is arguing that unlocking the iPhone used by a San Bernardino terrorist will ultimately create more crime than it prevents.

Related: FBI director admits Apple encryption case could set legal precedent

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Snapchat leaks employee pay data after CEO email scam

No user data was breached, but incident proves even ‘tech savvy millennials’ can fall prey to a phishing email

Snapchat’s pictures are deleted automatically seconds after they’re viewed. Unfortunately, the same isn’t true of the company’s confidential financial records, which it just handed over to a scammer.

In a blogpost, the company apologised to its staffers after a phishing attack tricked an HR employee into handing over payroll information about “some current and former employees”.

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Beauty site apologises for mistaking Whoopi Goldberg for Oprah Winfrey at Oscars

Total Beauty promises to donate $10,000 to charity after admitting there were ‘no excuses’ for its Twitter error

A beauty website has apologised after mistaking Whoopi Goldberg for Oprah Winfrey as part of its Oscars night coverage.

Total Beauty was criticised on social media after tweeting a photograph of Goldberg, who has a distinctive tattoo on her shoulder, accompanied by the line: “We had no idea Oprah was #tatted, and we love it.”

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