Cracking Oscar Pistorius’ incorrect Apple ID

2014-02-16 06:00

Your Apple ID or password is incorrect!”

These are the words detectives working on the Oscar Pistorius murder case have been staring at for nearly nine months.

They are looking for information stored on iCloud – and their search extends to everything ­Pistorius has deleted from his iPhone – in that digital footprint, they hope to find ­incriminating evidence.

Brian Webber, an attorney on Pistorius’ legal team, insists they gave investigators the right password to the Apple iTunes account.

The first sentence of a letter Webber wrote to the prosecuting team contains a password, but the state says it’s the wrong one.

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