Rich MogullContributor, Macworld

Rich Mogull is a security analyst at Securosis. He's the security editor at TidBits and has been covering security for 20 years.

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How FBI vs. Apple could cripple corporate and government security

The implications go way beyond whether law enforcement can unlock an alleged criminal's phone.

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Why the FBI's request to Apple will affect civil rights for a generation

No legal case applies in a vacuum, and in this case the FBI needs the precedent more than the evidence.

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Why Apple Pay could be the mobile-payment system you'll actually use

Better security for merchants, better privacy for consumers: Here's why Apple Pay will succeed where other mobile-payment systems (including Google Wallet) haven't.