Question about Apple iPhone 3G
When I formatted my laptop and re-install the iTunes application, I lost all my playlists. Tried to connect my iphone to modify some songs with new playlists but I lost all the songs that I had before on it ((On the ipod )) can I take it back or not. I know that if I restore it’ll locked again.
We briefly mentioned using junk data to overwrite the iPhone's flash as a last-ditch method of securely clearing off your user data yesterday, and although we were half-joking, that's more or less your only option until Apple provides a proper secure erase feature. Security researcher Rich Mogull has helpfully laid out the steps for you, and they're basically what you'd expect: restore your iPhone, don't sync any personal data to it, and then manually transfer three different playlists large enough to fill the flash. Essentially you're doing a manual three-pass overwrite, which is pretty much exactly the long and tedious process it sounds like -- but we wouldn't dream of selling or giving away our iPhones (or any other phone with personal data on it) without struggling through it.
Posted on Aug 28, 2010
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