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James Comey, F.B.I. Director, Hints at Action as Cellphone Data Is Locked

Authors: David E. Sanger, Matt Apuzzo

Published: October 2014

URL: https://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/17/us/politics/fbi-director-in-policy-speech-calls-dark-devices-hindrance-to-crime-solving.html

Tags: 2010s Backdoors Government Access Mobile

Abstract: Mr. Comey said on Thursday that the “post-Snowden pendulum” that has driven Apple and Google to offer fully encrypted cellphones had “gone too far.”