#Android phones are easier for police to crack than #iPhones


February 29, 2016 · 333 views
#Android phones are easier for police to crack than #iPhones

The FBI, currently engaged in a privacy battle with Apple over a terrorist's iPhone, would have an easier time breaking into the average Android smartphone.

That's according to Android and Apple security manuals, cybersecurity professionals, mobile software developers and one investigator who helps police crack smartphones.

The whole reason the FBI is having a hard time entering San Bernardino shooter Syed Farook's locked iPhone 5C is because Apple's smartphones are encrypted by default.

via money.cnn.com

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