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Xuanyan (Iris) Ouyang is a tech reporter from Medill News Service with a focus on cyber security, FinTech, and legislation regulating the use of new tech devices such as drones.

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Phone hacking: What the FBI won't reveal could hurt users, experts argue

Now that the FBI's proven you can hack into an iPhone, the question is whether that vulnerability should be revealed to protect users--or kept secret so it can be used again. Here's what experts argued at a recent Congressional meeting.

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Why hackers love health apps

Hackers love health apps because their popularity has outpaced the industry's ability to safeguard them. Technology experts discussed the privacy and security risks at a House hearing July 14 with the Energy and Commerce subcommittee.