How do you think the FBI managed to get the clear text of the infamous phone?

Johan Wevers johanw at
Wed Mar 30 15:26:12 CEST 2016

On 30-03-2016 13:28, Robert J. Hansen wrote:

>> AFAIK the Cellbrite hack works by replacing the boot manager and so
>> being able to overwriting system memory, just as custom recoveries do on
>> Android phones.
> It's also worth noting that we'll likely discover what the exploit was
> in the next few weeks.

Yes, if it would allow the community to write a custom recovery for
iPhones that would be nice to have.

ir. J.C.A. Wevers
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