iOS 11 has a ‘cop button’ to temporarily disable Touch ID

Discussion in 'mobile device security' started by stapp, Aug 18, 2017.

  1. stapp

    stapp Global Moderator

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    https://www.theverge.com/2017/8/17/16161758/ios-11-touch-id-disable-emergency-services-lock
     
  2. J_L

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    I thought this is supposed to prevent cops from forcing you to unlock via Touch ID...
     
  3. Minimalist

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    Yes it does:
     
  4. J_L

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    Thought that you have to enter the passcode to select dialing emergency services... Semantics.
     
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    A step in the right direction! Now Android just needs something similar and I can feel satisfied with my phone again.
     
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    https://www.welivesecurity.com/2017/09/25/security-privacy-new-ios-11/
     
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