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HT5661 What is apple doing to prevent erasure after a legitimate transfer?  Happened to me, I lost countless hours getting access back and rebuilding / restoring.

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Sep 23, 2013 9:17 AM

While it can happen on any devices, my happened on a MacBook pro.  The end user sold it in the aftermarket, I bought it through the middleman.  While the unit had been "wiped" (not completely -- I discovered the first owner's contact data through file reconstruction), a remote wipe ended up happening from the original users active iCloud account (first user denies initiating the remote wipe).

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