Jonathan Zdziarski is better known as the hacker "NerveGas" in the iPhone development community. He has created a set of tools capable of bypassing the iPhone password screen as well as recovering deleted information.
Example and Site:http://www.iosresearch.org/http://aif-boston.eventbrite.com/
Old videos but I think the software still works in the same way as described here:
Part 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=pl ... 75hrOxzQj0
Part 2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=pl ... vXi1CZFBT0
Unfortunately he only gives access to law enforcement, does anyone have these tools? please leave a reply or PM me..
a step by step guide would also be useful ha, but I'd settle for just the tools
Supported by latest tools
iPhone: Firmware v1.0.2 - v3.1.3
iPhone 3G: Firmware v2.0 - v3.1.3
iPhone 3Gs: Firmware v3.0 - 5.0
iPhone 4 GSM: Firmware v4.0 - 5.0
iPhone 4 CDMA: Firmware v4.2.6 - 5.0
iPad 1: Firmware v3.2 - 5.0
Unsupported, but reported to work:
iPod Touch 2G, 3G, 4G: Firmware v3.1.2 - 5.0
Apple TV 2: Firmware v4.1 - 4.3
iOS 3.X includes functionality to circumvent the passcode lock and remove the backup password
iOS 4 and 5 includes functionality to brute force the PIN lock, decrypt keychain passwords, decrypt raw disk and datastore files (Mail, app data, etc), and decrypt the backup password
Any relevant information would be appreciated, thanks.