iOS 7 bug allows anyone to disable Find My iPhone and bypass Activation Lock without

Discussion in 'iOS 7' started by E2EK1EL, Apr 3, 2014.

  1. E2EK1EL, Apr 3, 2014
    Last edited: Apr 3, 2014

    E2EK1EL macrumors 6502

    Nov 19, 2012
  2. C DM macrumors Westmere

    Oct 17, 2011
    We've heard of similar things in 7.0 although it seemed like they didn't actually get rid of the prompt for Activation Lock once the phone was restored, even though they did seemingly turn off Find My iPhone and deleted the iCloud associated with it beforehand.

    As for validating testing or anything like that, things are considered to be working as designed until some exploit is found which happens every now and then with pretty much everything, including things specifically meant for security. Nothing really surprising or funny about that, just reality that has pretty much always been around.
  3. E2EK1EL thread starter macrumors 6502

    Nov 19, 2012
  4. foobi macrumors regular

    Sep 14, 2012

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