Apple Releases iOS 7.0.2 with Fix for Lock Screen Passcode Bypass

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    Apple has just released iOS 7.0.2, a minor new update delivering several changes including a fix for a lock screen passcode vulnerability. The new version arrives as Build 11A501 for all devices.
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    Apple has detailed the two passcode issues fixed in this update in a new support document.

    The iOS 7.0.2 release follows the launch of iOS 7 on Wednesday, September 18. That day also saw a special release of iOS 7.0.1 specifically for the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c, which launched on Friday, September 20.

    Article Link: Apple Releases iOS 7.0.2 with Fix for Lock Screen Passcode Bypass
     
  2. Ayemerica macrumors 6502a

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    Sounds good, my friend was having this issue.
     
  3. crisss1205 macrumors 6502a

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    Wow, in a week they managed to fix it and deploy it to every single phone.
     
  4. WardC macrumors 68030

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    YES!! Apple did the right thing. Way to go!! Too bad most of the phones are not auto-updating to this, and still running 7.0 :mad:
     
  5. DipDog3 macrumors 65816

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    Updating!!!

    ...wait, nope. Says my phone is up to date :mad:
     
  6. Spacedust macrumors 6502a

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    I just noticed this before the news appeared on MacRumors ;)
     
  7. dumastudetto macrumors 68000

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    Further proof Apple is a million miles ahead of Android.
     
  8. Mrg02d macrumors 65816

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    Lame... Where's the love for previous iPhones lagging when screen rotates?
     
  9. sundog925 macrumors 6502a

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    battery life fix....come on!
    just need a pair of 7's!
     
  10. ValSalva macrumors 68040

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    A little battery life love in a near future update would be very much appreciated :)
     
  11. SJism23 macrumors 6502a

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    I think this fix takes priority for obvious reasons...
     
  12. Smith288 macrumors 6502a

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    New Icons!?!??! Just kidding...but the complaints are coming...
     
  13. JorgeLomeli macrumors regular

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    just finished updating via OTA and everything seems ok.

    i´ll keep posting if anything goes wrong.
     
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    Now if only they can address the issue with the compass and gyroscope.
     
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    Please, let it be less sluggish on iPhone 4, please, let it be less sluggish... You can leave that revolting icons for now, but please, let there be some speed optimizations...
     
  17. DerekRod macrumors 6502a

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    It says it in the article....
     
  18. WhackyNinja macrumors 68000

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    Good to see 7.0.2 hopefully some bugs will be ironed out
     
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    Miles ahead of Android because they rolled out a bug fix to a bug that seems to happen every time they roll out a new IOS version? How about make sure there are no lockscreen passcode bypass bugs next time. That would be impressive.
     
  21. DudeDad macrumors 6502a

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    How about putting the lightning bolt BACK into the battery icon so we don't have to look so hard to see that it's charging? I can only imagine the debates on moving it....
     
  22. mattburley7 macrumors 68020

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    that was pretty quick compared to last years first .x release that took till november.

    if we are really getting iOS 7.1 for the ipads next month shouldnt we see a beta soon?
     
  23. Rocko1 macrumors 68020

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    Or the play icon in the status bar while music or podcasts are playing.
     
  24. DudeDad macrumors 6502a

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    You will probably be out of luck....word on the street is to NOT add iOS7 to the 4, and perhaps not the 4S. Time to step up to a 5S!

    BTW, the update is not showing up on the east coast....any luck out there?
     

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