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Report: Grayshift may have already found a way around USB Restricted Mode in iOS 12

2 monthes ago   |   By 9to5Mac

In a statement to 9to5Mac yesterday , Apple confirmed a new feature called USB Restricted Mode that restricts an iPhone's Lightning port to charge only if the device hasn't been unlocked in the last hour. According to a new report from Vice , however, security researchers have already been able to workaround the new feature..
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Grayshift May Already Have iPhone Unlocking Solution for iOS 12's USB Restricted Mode

Grayshift May Already Have iPhone Unlocking Solution for iOS 12's USB Restricted Mode

2 monthes ago   |   By Mac Rumors

IOS 12 introduces USB restrictions that effectively put an end to law enforcement access to iPhones and iPads using devices like the GrayKey box, but Grayshift, the company that makes the box, may have already developed a workaround.
VICE 's Motherboard shared an email from a forensic expert who planned to meet with Grayshift, which said the company had "gone to great lengths" to futureproof its technology and that USB Restricted Mode had been "already defeated."
Grayshift's GrayKey iPhone unlocking box, via MalwareBytes "Grayshift has gone to great lengths to future proof their technology...
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