Reply to post: Re: Really? - Key bit they need apple to disable protection for such methods

Bill Gates denies iPhone crack demand would set precedent

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Re: Really? - Key bit they need apple to disable protection for such methods

Actually, the key bit is that *Apple don't deny they can change the firmware/OS functionality on a locked phone* (hence their ability to change the lock attempt count).

It has nothing to do with encryption, and shows that those models were in fact built already compromised.

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