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  • Justice Department fights Apple

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the Department of Justice is pushing back against Apple in the fight to unlock the iPhone linked to the San Bernardino shooters but Apple is not backing down.

  • Can DOJ force Apple to unlock iPhone?

    It looks like both sides have dug in their heels now, says former CIA Director James Woolsey, discussing Apple's federal case with the Department of Justice.

  • Apple fights back

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports Apple and the government take swipes at each other in the iPhone case as the war of words escalates between the tech giant ant the Justice Department.

  • DOJ calls Apple's iPhone argument 'corrosive'

    CNBC's Landon Dowdy reports the Justice Department is fighting back against Apple in its attempts to get the tech giant to unlock the iPhone suspected in the San Bernardino attack.

  • The official seal of the Federal Bureau of Investigation is seen on an iPhone's camera screen outside the J. Edgar Hoover headquarters on Feb. 23, 2016, in Washington, D.C.

    The Justice Department filed a response to Apple, saying the tech giant "deliberately" put up barriers that now hurt an FBI probe.

  • Cisco CFO: Encryption protection needed

    Kelly Kramer, Cisco CFO, shares insight to Cisco's position to protect backdoors in the ongoing privacy versus security controversy. And Kramer weighs in on Cisco's earnings, growth in China, and providing dividends to shareholders. I think our stock is undervalued, says Kramer.

  • CFOs split on Apple vs. FBI: Survey

    Results from CNBC's CFO Council Survey show 69 percent of respondents agree corporations have a responsibility to fight terrorism; however 85 percent believe they have a responsibility to protect customer data and keep it private.

  • Cyber war: the new danger zone

    Fred Kaplan, War Stories columnist for Slate, talks to CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera about the dangers of cyberattacks as the new face of warfare, and his new book "Dark Territory."

  • Wozniak: Privacy has to come first

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin spoke with Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak about Apple's fight with the U.S. government as well as his excitement for the Amazon Echo.

  • AG Lynch: Warrant-proof encryption is an issue

    U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch testifies on Capitol Hill about the fight between Apple and the FBI, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Pile of US twenty five cent coins,

    The FBI is charging a former security worker at Brink's company with stealing $200,000 in quarters.

  • Apple VP lashes out at FBI

    Discussing cybersecurity and Apple VP Craig Federighi's op-ed in the Washington Post with Jon Steinberg, Fmr. Daily Mail North America CEO.

  • Must Read: Apple security

    The "Worldwide Exchange" crew discusses the morning's top attention-grabbing headlines, including an article in the Washington Post about the dangers of rolling back safeguards in Apple's IOS 7.

  • United States Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter

    As U.S. tech companies butt heads with the government, Defense Secretary Ash Carter contended that the sides need to cooperate.

  • Getting Tim Cook to say yes

    As Tim Cook stands firm on protecting customer iPhone data, many are asking whether this is a privacy or national security case. Ted Schlein, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers general partner & venture capitalist, is a leading investor in Silicon Valley in cybersecurity, and he provides perspective on the issue.

  • Apple's privacy loophole is iCloud

    Discussing a possible problem in Apple's privacy policy and how this could play out for them in their fight against the FBI with Walter Mossberg, Editor-at-Large for Re/Code.

  • Box CEO: Silicon Valley will come together behind Apple

    Discussing the Apple/FBI fight and the privacy versus security debate with Aaron Levie, CEO & Founder of Box.

  • CNBC's John Lipton and Eamon Javers look at the latest on the Apple/FBI fight including Apple filing a formal objection to the order to assist the FBI and comments from Secretary of Defense Ash Carter.

  • Congress presses Apple to propose encryption rules

    CNBC's Jon Fortt discusses FBI Director James Comey and Apple's general counsel Bruce Sewell's testimonies to Congress on Tuesday.

  • Comey: We've asked all parts of government for solution

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest on FBI director James Comey's testimony on Capitol Hill about the Apple case.