The Central Intelligence Agency had tried for many years to hack the devices of renowned American multinational brand, Apple. The sensational revelations came from the former US National Security Agency (NSA) contractor, Edward Snowden. According to the report published by popular investigative website The Intercept, Edward Snowden revealed this secret of CIA that it had tried to break the security of iPhones and iPads of Apple in order to get the exclusive access. The participants discussed strategies for exploiting security flaws in household and commercial electronics at a secret annual gathering of security researchers called “Jamboree”.
The top researchers of the world who were funded by the US Government spend several years to break the security barriers on the iPhones and iPads of the popular multinational consumer electronics brand, Apple. The documents which were dated from the year 2010 to 2012 presented by The Intercept does not includes that whether CIA got the access of Apple devices or not.
Tim Cook, the CEO of Apple Incorporation has always emphasized that the corporation is extremely committed to the privacy and will never allow anyone to access on their servers.
According to The Intercept, CIA officials have declined to give their comments after the revelation of this sensational story.