iOS 7.1.1 easy lockscreen bypass

Discussion in 'iOS 7' started by PNutts, Jun 10, 2014.

  1. PNutts macrumors 601


    Jul 24, 2008
    Pacific Northwest, US
    First, thanks to karstas for posting this in the iOS 7.1.2 might be coming this month thread.

    I'm surprised this isn't getting more coverage. If certain conditions are met the bypass allows someone to access the app that was open when the iDevice was locked. This includes reading e-mail that was already downloaded from the server and sending new e-mails. To prevent it, disable the Control Center from the lockscreen.
  2. EM2013 macrumors 65816


    Sep 2, 2013
    I have control center on the lock screen but have airplane mode disabled so I'm good right?

    Btw what's up with apple and their security flaws recently?
  3. gaanee macrumors 65816

    Dec 8, 2011
    How do you disable airplane mode from the control center?
  4. I7guy macrumors G5

    Nov 30, 2013
    Looking at Central Park@550 feet
    Settings then control center then access in lock screen off.
  5. EM2013 macrumors 65816


    Sep 2, 2013
    I'm jailbroken, on a non jailbroken iPhone you have to disable control center from the lockscreen.

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