Data security software company PKWARE, Inc. is behind the zip files system. The company's CEO Miller Newton stands behind Tim Cook, saying Apple helping the government could weaken security.
Re/code's Executive Editor Kara Swisher provides perspective on Apple CEO standing firm in protecting customers' data after the FBI's request for help accessing the iPhone of one of the San Bernardino shooters. Swisher is asked about Yahoo forming a committee of independent directors to explore strategic alternatives, as well as her interview with Vice CEO at the Code/Media conference.
Former Apple Security Director and current Code42 VP & Chief Security Officer Rick Orloff, discusses whether Apple has the capabilities to help the FBI unlock the San Bernardino shooter's iPhone without erasing data on the phone.
Michael Fertik, Reputation.com founder, and CNBC's Eamon Javers, discuss Apple's privacy fight with the federal government.
The Senate Intelligence Committee is considering legislation that would create criminal penalties for companies that do not comply with court orders to decipher encrypted communications, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
The "Worldwide Exchange" crew discusses the morning's top attention-grabbing headlines, including Apple's decision to defy a court order to open its iPhone to the federal government.
CNBC's Landon Dowdy takes a look at both sides of the court battle to unlock the encryption on the iPhone of one of the San Bernardino terrorists.
Discussing Apple CEO Tim Cook's concerns about helping the government access information on an iPhone which regards national security, with Al Shipp, 3VR President and CEO.
Henry Blodget, Business Insider CEO, discusses both the privacy and law enforcement side of the government asking Apple to help hack into the iPhone of one of the San Bernardino shooters.
Discussing Apple CEO Tim Cook's response to the court order to assist the FBI in accessing one iPhone that belonged to one of the San Bernardino shooters, with Aaron Brantly, West Point Combating Terrorism Center, and James Dempsey of U.C. Berkeley.
Is there a way to safely hack into the iPhone of the San Bernardino shooter? Discussing the issue Apple is facing to protect its customers, with Former Counsel to Assistant AG and George Mason Adjunct Professor Jamil Jaffer.
Jean-Philippe Courtois, Microsoft international president, discusses how tech companies are addressing new concerns about security and transparency.
U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker, shares her thoughts on the U.S. managing data privacy.
We have blind spots out there, says Robert Liscouski, Homeland Security expert, sharing his thoughts on ways the government can increase security in the U.S.
There are 700,000 people on the U.S. terror watch list, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers, with a look at the difficulty in tracking terrorist activity.
Rep. Jim Himes, (D-Conn.), discusses government safety measures and protecting citizens against terrorist attack.
Re/code Editor Walter Mossberg discusses the tricky issue of increased intelligence for defense agencies and technology companies wanting to protect personal security for its users.
Shane McGee, FireEye chief privacy officer, discusses the delicate balance between privacy issues and security concerns on the Internet.
Rachel Donadio, New York Times correspondent, talks about French reaction in the aftermath of the Paris terror attacks.
A new Forrester report predicts privacy will hit a tipping point in 2016.