Even retired Gen. Michael Hayden, former director of both the CIA and the NSA, has questioned whether the FBI is overreaching.
“(FBI director) Jim (Comey) would like a backdoor available to American law enforcement in all devices globally,” Hayden told USA Today. “And, frankly, I think on balance that actually harms American safety and security, even though it might make Jim’s job a bit easier in some specific circumstances.”
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Unexpected Apple support from former CIA/NSA chief: FBI's request for backdoor 'harms American safety and security'
The New York Daily News: