The Federal Bureau of Investigation is widening their help to local law enforcement officials across the country by offering ā€œtechnical assistanceā€.

According to Buzzfeed, the FBI has issued an advisory stating ā€œwe will continue to do everything we can to help you consistent with our legal and policy constraints.ā€ The Bureau has already assisted an Arkansas prosecutor with a homicide investigation on Thursday.

Apple is understandably worried about the security on their phones being cracked, and itā€™s feared that itā€™s only a matter of time before the exploit leaks and becomes public knowledge, which puts the company at a disadvantage, as they donā€™t know the nature of the hack.

[Buzzfeed]