Cook said people should be able to protect personal data on their smartphones, but should that right extend to known terrorists or suspected terrorists under investigation with a judge’s approval?
“In a strong defense of encryption, Apple’s CEO Tim Cook said that there was no trade-off between privacy and national security when it comes to encryption. “I think that’s an overly simplistic view. We’re America. We should have both,” he told Charlie Rose on CBS’ 60 Minutes program on Sunday, according to a transcript of the interview posted online.”