7 new iOS bug allows user call locked iPhone




For the second time in two days is a bug in iOS 7 found that the first layer of security to bypass iOS 7. Through a simple trick with emergency calls, it is possible to call locked iPhones running iOS 7.

The trick works by choosing a locked iPhone. Lock screen swiping away and ’emergency’ Here the user can enter a telephone number. Would normally only have emergency numbers can be dialed, but who quickly several times in succession, click on the green call key, get in iOS7 after a while a black screen with the white Apple logo to see. Despite this black-screen-of-death, however, the call appears in the background to go through whatever number is entered.

The discoverer, a 27-year-old Palestinian, says Forbes at the instance method also works with international numbers and by all providers. Several sites reporting to reproduce the iPhone 5 and 4S. Circumvention There are currently no reports that it works on an iPhone 4 with iOS 7.

It is the second time in two days that pops up a simple trick that the first layer of protection from iOS7 doorbreekt.Vrijdag was already trivially easy to access photos on locked iOS devices and send. them via email, Twitter or Facebook This method can block a user by itself indicate that the control center should be. No longer displayed when the lock settings The new call-trick there is no possibility for the user to block it. It is unclear when Apple comes with an update that makes the bug undone.


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