The USB restricted mode was described this morning by Elcomsoft after the tests cfirmed that the feature has been activated. According to the Elcomsoft experience, after an iPhone or iPad has been updated to iOS 11.4, it has not been unlocked or cnected to an associated computer in the last 7 days using a password, the Lightning port is useless.
At this point, it is still unclear whether the USB port is blocked if the device has not been unlocked with an access code for 7 csecutive days; if the device has not been unlocked at all (password or biometrics); or if the device has not been unlocked or cnected to a USB device or a trusted computer.
In our test, we were able to cfirm the USB lock after the device was left idle for 7 days. During this time, we did not try to unlock the device with Touch ID or cnect it to a paired USB device. What we do know, however, is that after 7 days, wearing Lightning is ly good to load.
With a time limit Lightning Harbor, it appears that law enforcement and bad actors have physical access to a device. have a week from the moment it was unlocked to try to access it by unlocking …