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New iOS 7 vulnerability lets you bypass the lockscreen

20 September, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
New iOS 7 vulnerability lets you bypass the lockscreen - read the full textThe latest version of Apple's mobile operating system, iOS 7, is already avaiable to iPhone and iPad users and we now hear of the first (fairly significant) userland exploit. This one lets people bypass the phone's passcode lockscreen via the phone's new control center feature. Many users have...

 

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> In reply to Raza @ 2013-09-21 07:31 from KIgG - click to readdo you know some programming stuff¿ i guess no. every new os definitely get some bugs to be fixed. i agree with uu that job was a genius but what has that got to do with a bug in a just released os

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  • 2013-09-29 18:50
  • 9Eef

GSM please correct , your Info the Greek keyboard is already in the IOS 7... not added

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  • 2013-09-27 18:49
  • tZun

hahaha this news made me laugh..

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  • 2013-09-25 04:51
  • Kg6y

Apple, what a crap OS you made? Shame.

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  • 2013-09-23 11:46
  • U@aZ

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-09-22 15:31 from dQHh - click to readActually the simpleton's way to address the issue is to ignore the message as you did.


The fact is more It professionals use windows and Unix. More people in the creative arts, advertising and media industries use macs.

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  • 2013-09-23 03:42
  • 9EFr

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-09-22 15:31 from dQHh - click to readThat's your OPINION, not FACT.

Go dig up the article in the Wall Street Journal from a couple months back for more proof.

Conspiracy. Hahaha. Typical fanboy reaction.

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  • 2013-09-23 01:11
  • GT6G

Just go to Settings >> Control Center > turn off "Access on Lock Screen" and "Access Within Apps"

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  • 2013-09-22 18:10
  • 4S9F

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-09-22 14:35 from GT6G - click to readThat's the simpleton's way of disproving facts.

It's all a conspiracy! A Cover-up!!

The fact is, iOS has had very small amounts of malware compared to Android. iOS is more secure and preferred by IT professionals. iOS is more slick. The iPhone has a faster touchscreen response than ANY Android phone. The iPhone 5S has a useful fingerprint sensor (which Samsung are already planning on emulating), 64 bit architecture, an 8mp camera that is best in its class. Amazing graphics.

And who says that the iPhone 5S is the same?

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  • 2013-09-22 15:31
  • dQHh

> In reply to badz @ 2013-09-21 06:35 from 9Lb2 - click to readI read the way to turn off the iphone is to hold down the power and home button simultaneously until you enter DFU mode ;)

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  • 2013-09-22 14:40
  • GT6G

> In reply to Displayer @ 2013-09-22 05:02 from f391 - click to readApple's Marketing and PR machines are very slick to the point of being deceptive. IF you want to find the truth about Mac OS and iphone OS it's out there. They're not the protected, impenetrable OS they'd have everyone believe

http://www.pcworld.com/article..._anyone.html

and their itunes store has also had apps with Malware

http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab...lware-found/

Apple is just better at covering it up and it's blind fanboys happily defend Apple regardless of the facts.

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  • 2013-09-22 14:35
  • GT6G

Mmm, Something you'll expect from Android but hey sometimes you bite an Apple and there is a worm inside. Pesticides needed during iOS development ;-)

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  • 2013-09-22 05:02
  • f391

> In reply to Dia @ 2013-09-21 14:14 from w49f - click to readyes much like apple steve job said not to use hand to use iphone 4( death grip :drool:)

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  • 2013-09-21 16:40
  • rJ42

does the alarm clock work on new years...L 0 L

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  • 2013-09-21 14:28
  • J1ac

Disable the control center appearing on lock screen, til apple fixes it, Simple .

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  • 2013-09-21 14:14
  • w49f

> In reply to DontTalkCrap @ 2013-09-21 05:47 from q{k6 - click to readoh yeahh hell yeah get and antivirus that is for u more virus and slows ur phone

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  • 2013-09-21 09:44
  • Nw8d

the most ridiculous thing and that Android fans are all here to complain about the sicurity of iphone .... hahahah hahahahhaah hahahahah

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  • 2013-09-21 09:26
  • Nw8d

ok u finde one bug cool well done no need to bush down apple like that eh ...we never complained about the S4 the special hidden feature that 'the iron because it becomes so hot that I can stretch my pants and a shirt as well not to mention the presumption to move air and never worked for my contacts that I was messed up and so on luckily my iPhone 5 was there and he saved the day i never complained did i ??? or you really want me to complain now??

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  • 2013-09-21 09:21
  • Nw8d

Apple without Steve Jobs. He was a geniuse who transforrmed his dreams into Reality. Welcome to real world Apple

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  • 2013-09-21 07:31
  • KIgG

> In reply to - click to read @ 2013-09-20 22:56 from v}7@ - click to readWell, the photos are stored in bytes, not pixels, but another nonsense comment from an ifan is not surprising.

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  • 2013-09-21 07:21
  • GT6G

> In reply to L2Deliver @ 2013-09-20 16:07 from KxvA - click to readif you have some sort of intelligence and actually live in the current millenium, you should know these things. apple is just for stupid people who don't even know how to turn their phone on and off properly.

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  • 2013-09-21 06:35
  • 9Lb2

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