The Escapist nabbed an exclusive interview with John McAfee to discuss the Apple-FBI standoff, and what the outcome could mean to all of us as a society.
The privacy versus security debate has been hotter than ever with Apple pitted against the FBI over a government request to create a “backdoor” to the iPhone of one of the San Bernardino shooters. Terrorism, government overreach – it sounds like makings of an awesome movie, but it’s real life folks.
Recently, Liz Finnegan sat down with tech’s most infamous personality, John McAfee to discuss the case. You might think he’s crazy, but the things McAfee made to Finnegan make a lot of sense.
In the event the FBI is successful, McAfee believes that “the American society is doomed.”
“We are teetering on the brink of annihilation, as a country, as a society. We have a cyber war on the horizon.”
Head over to The Escapist now to read the whole article and find out what else McAfee had to say about privacy and the importance of the Apple-FBI battle.