No matter how paranoid or conspiracy minded you are, what the government is doing is worse this you imagine.

William Blum, former State Dept. Worker

My brother was telling me yesterday about discussions surrounding the security hole found in Apple’s iOS which necessitated the emergency patch, and that’s there’s been some discussion about whether the NSA might have turned an Apple employee or infiltrated Apple. Two years ago, this would have been tin-foil hat territory. Now, it seems scarily possible.