Apple releases iOS 6.1.3, finally fixes lock screen bug

By Rick
Mar 19, 2013
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  1. Apple today released iOS 6.1.3, an update to its mobile OS which contains "improvements and bug fixes". Perhaps the most importantly though, Apple has finally fixed the lock screen (aka. passcode) bug which allowed potential miscreants to bypass lock screens...

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  2. JC713

    JC713 TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 6,696   +873

    Bout time.
  3. misor

    misor TechSpot Addict Posts: 966   +147

    How about fixing "lock OS look", according to blackberry executive? :)http://www.techspot.com/news/51978-blackberry-ceo-calls-out-the-iphones-dated-interface.html
  4. JC713

    JC713 TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 6,696   +873

  5. m4a4

    m4a4 TechSpot Addict Posts: 505   +133

    "Jailbreakers should steer clear from 6.1.3 until jailbreaking is officially supported. While iOS 6.1.3 beta 2 was making the rounds in the past weeks, there were reports that Apple had patched a vulnerability which evasi0n exploits to root iOS."
    Hahaha, when will they learn that it is pointless to put so much effort into patching such things and instead, spending that time improving the OS (like get these bugs fixed sooner)?
    I swear, it seems like they spend more time locking people out of the OS than fixing it...
  6. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 2,806   +702

    I couldn't care less about Apple & Apple users woes. If I was unfortunate enough to conned into buying an Apple phone, I wouldn't mind the entire thing stolen so's I could claim the insurance and buy a proper cellular device.
    m4a4 likes this.


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