Lockscreen iOS7 appears easy to circumvent




A Spaniard has a vulnerability in iOS 7 found. Through a simple sequence of actions it is possible to bypass the lock screen and pictures of users to access. Can also cause emails, Twitter messages and Facebook messages sent.

The method works by swiping upwards in the lockscreen and open. As the ‘control center’ The user can now open the annex alarm timer. By then the on / off button and hold ‘cancel’ option and then quickly double clicking the home button, the multitasking menu iOS 7 appears. Here, then nothing can be opened, except the camera.

With the opening of the camera can also viewed all photos, edited and deleted, and also allows the user to send them, allowing. Actually mail, Twitter, Facebook and Flickr acquired The method seems to work. 7 on all iOS devices

Apple promises to roll in upcoming software updates. A fix against Forbes Until then, users can avoid the control center can be used in settings iOS7. Called The method was discovered by the 36-year-old Spaniard Jose Rodriguez, who previously brought security issues with iOS to light, writes Forbes. Incidentally crush Apple with i OS 7.01 update that appears on Friday, a few bugs, including those related to the fingerprint security and purchases through iTunes.


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