Your device contains your payment information, photos, videos and other data. Getting your iOS device stolen all of a sudden can be real nightmare.
In 21st century, thieves are getting savvier. I have had my iPhone stolen and believe me these thieves know the ins and outs of all gadgets.
Even though most thieves just steal for reselling, your device still contains personal data that can be compromised. Moreover, no theft protection software or tool available on the market is completely foolproof.
Thanks to developer Ziph0n, your device will now be protected from theft. Ziph0n released PickPocket 2 Cydia tweak for iOS just a few days ago.
PickPocket 2 gives your device complete protection from theft. It can notify you about the location of the device, send a photo of the thief and require a password for shutdown.
Here’s a review of the PickPocket 2 Cydia tweak.
PickPocket 2 – No More Stolen Devices
It also blocks the thief from enabling Airplane mode. This means you can always accurately keep a tab the location of your device with Internet.
It also alerts you if the thief tries to remove the SIM card. After several attempts, you can set off an alarm/speech.
Here’s a quick rundown of some of its features –
- Block Airplane Mode
- Disable Automatic Shutdown
- Fake Hard Reset
- Display Owner info on lock screen
- Remote actions through SMS (Play/stop alarm, Play speech, Fake shutdown, Click Front/Rear Pictures)
- Fake Shutdown
- Send email/SMS if SIM Card is pulled out
- Play alarm/speech after wrong password or TouchID
It contains over 150 features to protect your device!
if you like this useful tweak, you must have a jailbroken device. Follow this tutorial to jailbreak iOS 10.2 firmware.
It’s getting rave reviews from all users. At this price, it’s an absolute steal. Go get it!
PickPocket 2 is available for download on BigBoss Cydia repo/source at the price of $1.99. It is compatible with iOS 10.