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Apple may have chose to implement this security restriction in the wake of the San Bernardino tussle with the Federal Bureau of Investigation which was dragged out over months and eventually ended with the agency unlocking the iPhone without the brand's help.

"In our test, we were able to confirm the USB lock after the device had been left idle for seven days". However, Apple didn't include the feature when the final version of iOS 11.3 was released to all users last month.

With USB Restricted Mode on, many users may not notice the difference during normal use of their phone.

Accordingly, iOS 13 will feature a new Files application with in-app tabs function like those that now exist in macOS. This will disable USB data transfer from the Lightning connector, if the device hasn't been unlocked in seven consecutive days. This basically locks the device in a way that it can not be restored or updated via iTunes after the threshold period is met.

The functionality of USB Restricted Mode is actually very simple.

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This may be in response to companies such as GrayKey essentially cloning iOS device partitions, backing it up, and then restoring it at a later date after the iPhone has exceeded its passcode attempts.

The iPhone may also delete a user's data after too many incorrect guesses. There's also a good chance you'll be able to try many of these changes in the near future.

"Both companies keep their lips shut as to the details of their techniques, so the exact method they use to gain access to the devices is not known to Apple". Normally, when an iOS device is connected to a computer (whether it's the owner's computer or someone else's), there is an interchange of data, if they are authorized to send or back up data. To increase device security, iOS 11 made the lockdown records expire after an unspecified period of time, while iOS 11.3 clamped down further, causing the records to expire after seven days.

According to Malwarebytes, GrayKey works on nearly any iPhone model and any devices running iOS 11.

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