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16th June 2014, 06:23 AM   |  #1  
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Can someone explain to me how one would even go about cracking the bootloader? I've heard it would require a leak of the keys from Verizon, but what would someone even do with those keys?
16th June 2014, 10:24 PM   |  #2  
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Can someone explain to me how one would even go about cracking the bootloader? I've heard it would require a leak of the keys from Verizon, but what would someone even do with those keys?

lol..... i assume if someone had the keys theyd unlock the bootloader? i doubt the keys get leaked.. unlocking bootloader will take some time if ever

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17th June 2014, 02:05 AM   |  #3  
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lol..... i assume if someone had the keys theyd unlock the bootloader? i doubt the keys get leaked.. unlocking bootloader will take some time if ever

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Well ya, but how would they unlock it? I'm assuming it's different from my front door.
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I'm not exactly sure how it works but I know most phones the command fastboot oem unlock would unlock the bootloader where as on our phones it will not.

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Well ya, but how would they unlock it? I'm assuming it's different from my front door.

oh srry i thought u answered your own question.. if they had the keys theyd be able to sign a custom built kernel/bootloader to make the phone accept it as official then wed be able to have custom recovery.. other than that you would need to ask someone more talented than i.. if youre not sure then most likely you wouldnt understand if someone told you details of how it could be done anyways

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