The next time someone tells you "no one" would do something...

Peter Gutmann pgut001 at
Tue Dec 9 08:21:15 EST 2008

"Perry E. Metzger" <perry at> writes:

>Summary: shops in Vietnam removing the baseband chip on iPhone motherboards
>to reprogram and unlock them.

>From someone who knows about these things:

  They got this a little wrong -- he's actually removing the stacked die
  NOR/PSRAM, erasing and reprogramming to a version that is vulnerable to the
  SIM proxy attack.  It's not really any big deal.


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