Change iPhone Default Passwords

Your iphone is insecure since all of them has a common root password. So you need to change it.

Way 1

  1. Install Mobile Terminal from Cydia.
  2. Open Mobile Terminal app.
  3. Type in “su root”.
  4. Enter password “alpine” (the common password).
  5. Type “passwd”.
  6. Enter your new password and then confirm it.
  7. Type “passwd mobile”.
  8. Then type in your new password and confirm it.
  9. Enjoy.

Way 2

  1. Make sure you have openSSH installed from Cydia.
  2. SSH to iphone using putty on windows or ssh command in mac and linux.
  3. Use root@(ip address of iphone).
  4. Use password “alpine”.
  5. Type “passwd”.
  6. Enter your new password and then confirm it.
  7. Type “passwd mobile”.
  8. Then type in your new password and confirm it.
  9. Enjoy.