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When buying or receiving a used iPhone, what security precautions should I take?

I intend to immediately wipe the phone by using iTunes to install a fresh iOS, as a clean install.

➥ What else should I do to address security concerns?

➥ If this phone had been through a jailbreaking, is there a way for me to tell? Is there any risk to using a previous jailbroken iPhone after doing a wipe and install of an all-new iOS?

My Question here is similar to: Steps after buying a used iPhone. But that Question focused on practical issues. My Question here has a focus on security.

The only to-do item I know is to check for the Activation Lock feature being enabled. Apple describes how to do this. Any other to-do items?

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I intend to immediately wipe the phone by using iTunes to install a fresh iOS, as a clean install.

That should be the only major step required. Do a clean iOS install (or factory reset the device). Make sure to install the latest public version of iOS supported by your model of iPhone.

➥ What else should I do to address security concerns?

Installing the latest public iOS release should take care of the security concerns whatsoever. You can further ensure if no 3rd party/unauthorized part replacements have been made. The iOS should be able to detect if any crucial components such as Home button or battery has been replaced by unauthorized means.

➥ If this phone had been through a jailbreaking, is there a way for me to tell?

No if the device has been reset to remove the Jailbreak.

Is there any risk to using a previous jailbroken iPhone after doing a wipe and install of an all-new iOS?

None if you reinstall iOS which effectively removes the jailbreak.

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