Apple: We’ll kill hacked iPhones

by admin September 25, 2007 at 1:10 pm

Unlocked iPhones may become inoperable

Unlocked iPhones may become inoperable, according to an Apple warning that comes in response to the growing number of third-party hacks for its high-profile handset.

“Apple has discovered that many of the unauthorised iPhone unlocking programs available on the internet cause irreparable damage to the iPhone’s software, which will likely result in the modified iPhone becoming permanently inoperable when a future Apple-supplied iPhone software update is installed,” Apple said.

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