If you still use an iPhone passcode that’s only made up by six numbers, you may want to change that and use a longer one because a new cracking tool on the market apparently can guess any six-digit passcode in a matter of hours.
iOS 11.3 increases pairing security for connected USB accessories. The new rules require that you approve the connection either by plugging the accessory via the Lightning connector or entering your device passcode once per week.
BioLockout is a simple Activator add-on that lets you toggle biometric authentication on or off on demand. Once configured, invoking the gesture renders your device’s Touch ID or Face ID authentication useless for the time being.
Are you worried about your HomePod being in a place where anyone outside your home can interact with Siri? Afraid that a thief might yell at Siri to unlock the front door while you’re away? Apple thought of that, too—HomePod requires an iOS device to authenticate unlocking security HomeKit accessories.
When your iPhone X can’t see or recognize your face, don’t wait on it to display the passcode keypad. Use this simple trick to quickly unlock your device using the passcode keypad, and save a few precious seconds.