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The iOS 6.1.3 Lock Screen Can Still Be Bypassed [Video]

The iOS 6.1.3 Lock Screen Can Still Be Bypassed [Video]

Posted March 20, 2013 at 6:56pm by iClarified
Apple yesterday released iOS 6.1.3 which fixed a lock screen vulnerability; however, it turns out there is yet another one to be fixed.

As demonstrated in the video below from videosdebarraquito, it's possible to get access to the Contacts app and then other areas of the phone including photos by using Voice Dial then ejecting the SIM card.

Sorry, iOS 6.1.3 has a new security flaw, but can be avoided easily. You should disable the "Voice Dial" option if you want to be safe.


Take a look...

[via Rob]


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Sharp
Sharp - March 21, 2013 at 1:00pm
This is useless. Guy does not have pin for sim card.
Hishmfaz
Hishmfaz - March 21, 2013 at 8:57am
Apple security info wasn't secure enough compared to steve job as a CEO. What happened to Apple?
Corwin
Corwin - March 21, 2013 at 3:18am
Good that means apple still have some flows in the iOS still need to be discovered .. This 6.1.3 is just to f***ck up the 6.1.2 jailbreak it's not f** cling big deal about the lock screen.. I hate passwords
tzvifiller
tzvifiller - March 20, 2013 at 7:23pm
Does this also work if u use siri?
Nigel
Nigel - March 20, 2013 at 7:18pm
Easy solution to that - eject SIM card and don't use it if you're planning to stay in the United States. Even if you didn't.... Get an otterbox! It'll take some time to take it off and eject the SIM card
Nicio
Nicio - March 20, 2013 at 7:11pm
you don't show iOS version.....
tzvifiller
tzvifiller - March 20, 2013 at 7:08pm
That is so much easier than the first
Sadra
Sadra - March 20, 2013 at 7:07pm
Jesus what has happened to Apple?! One of the most high lighted feautres of iOS over Android was it's security. Now I think it's a goner!! It doesn't feel safe anymore for me... There's a chance for iOS 7 to fix these holes from basics. Not patching them up.
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