Untethered Jailbreak for iOS 4.2.1 on All iOS Devices Coming Soon

Twitter screen shot confirming untethered jailbreak of iOS 4.2.1

Don’t worry iPhone jailbreakers—the iPhone Dev Team has confirmed that an untethered jailbreak is working right now for iOS devices running version 4.2.1. (A ‘tethered’ jailbreak is one that requires you to plug your iOS device into your PC each time you restart it to re-jailbreak it.) While the hacker team has not yet released ...

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UltraSn0w Carrier Unlock for iOS 4.2 Arriving by Weekend

The iPhone hacking group—Dev Team—has announced through Twitter that it will be releasing its UltraSn0w carrier unlock for iOS 4.2.1 by Sunday at the latest. The first two models to be supported are the iPhone 3G and iPhone 3GS. Unfortunately, the iPhone 4 will not be unlocked quite yet. The actual tweet from @MuscleNerd says, “Good progress ...

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iOS 4.2 Update Includes More than 80 Security Fixes, Jailbreak Here

Apple’s new iOS 4.2 update might fix more than 80 security holes in iOS but jailbreakers haven’t even blinked. In fact, Redsn0w 0.9.6b4 is already ready to jailbreak your iOS device. Unfortunately, the iPad is not yet supported for this one. Also, to clear up any confusion, iOS 4.2 is technically version 4.2.1. Details on ...

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iOS 4.2 and the Coming 4.2.1 Update Already Jailbroken

No need to worry jailbreakers, the coming iOS 4.2 update has already been jailbroken. Worried that the new 4.2.1 version of iOS is up on Apple’s website for developers ahead of the launch of 4.2 is a bad sign? No worries there either. The hack implemented in GreenPosion and the rest of the jailbreaking tools ...

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iOS 4.1 GreenPois0n Jailbreak Working Just Fine

Now that Apple’s iOS version 4.1 has been hacked, jailbroken and that jailbreak released to the world in the form of Limera1n and GreenPois0n, the big question is: how well does it work? I’m glad to be able to report that GreenPois0n works excellently. In fact, version ‘RC 4’ is out right now. The new ...

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GreenPois0n iOS 4.1 Jailbreak Finally Released

GeoHot might have beaten the iPhone hacking Chronic Dev Team to the punch with his ‘Limera1n’ iOS 4.1 jailbreak, but they appear to be shaking it off with the release of ‘GreenPosi0n’ today. The Chronic Dev Team had planned to release GreenPois0n on 10/10/10, but veteran iOS hacker geohot released his own, different hack after ...

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No ‘GreenPois0n’ Yet, ‘Limera1n’ Jailbreaks iPhone 4 Anyway

Yesterday was supposed to be a glorious day for iOS jailbreakers everywhere—the GreenPois0n jailbreak solution from Chronic Dev Team was supposed to launch at 10/10/10 10:10:10. Instead, a veteran hacker named geohot upstaged them by releasing his own jailbreak for iOS 4.1 called ‘Limera1n’. The Chronic Dev Team then decided to postpone the launch of ...

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‘GreenPois0n’ iOS Jailbreak ETA 10/10/10

  The highly anticipated 'GreenPois0n' jailbreak for the iPhone 4, iPad and iPod touch 4 will be released at “10:10:10 AM” on 10/10/10. The news comes from the Twitter account of p0sixninja, a member of the hacker team working on the jailbreak solution. Barring a big, unforeseen problem, we will all finally have our iPhone 4 ...

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The Apple TV Has Been Jailbroken!

Apple iOS fans can rejoice—the Apple TV has already been jailbroken with the 'SHAtter' exploit that will be arriving for the iPhone 4 soon. It'll most likely be called 'GreenPois0n' and has already managed to work its way onto the iPod touch 4 in beta. The fact that the Apple TV has already been jailbroken ...

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The Apple TV Gets Close to Jailbreak

The all new Apple TV might be getting a jailbreak of its own soon. It is running on most of the internals of an iPhone 4 and has its own, stripped down version of iOS. The good news is that you might not be stuck just getting streaming rentals if you buy one. The Dev-Team ...

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The iOS 4.1 Jailbreak Still in Testing, but it Works on the iPod touch 4

A jailbreak that works on iOS 4.1 just got another step closer to completion. The method being tested for the new version of Apple’s operating system is called ‘SHAtter.’ This jailbreak method was developed by a hacker that goes by the handle ‘@pod2g’ and uses a weakness in the bootROM of iOS devices. Long story ...

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Beware of Viruses when Looking to Jailbreak your iOS Device

The big jailbreaking solution that we are all waiting for is called 'GreenPois0n' and it should be released in the very near future. However, there is something that you all need to keep in mind when jailbreaking your iOS devices (or any smartphone OS for that matter). Fakes do exist. Scams exist. People who want ...

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Jailbreak for iOS 4.1—Sort of

An iOS 4.x jailbreak has arrived finally. Well, sort of. It only works on the iPhone 3G and iPod touch 2nd generation. Basically, this is the same hack method that has been used to jailbreak iOS since the very early days. Due to the security loopholes in these older devices, the hack still works. It ...

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The iOS 4.1 Jailbreak is Almost Here

  Apple's iOS 4.1 just came out and hackers have almost finished their jailbreak. No surprise there actually. The bootrom exploit that the jailbreakers are utilizing was discovered even before the official iOS 4.1 release. The new jailbreak is expected to be called 'GreenPoison' and will be coming from the Chronic-Dev Team. Excited that iOS 4.1 will ...

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Alternatives to the Apple iTunes App Store Grow Stronger

Apple might have Ping in its new version of iTunes and the largest smartphone app store around, but its starting to get some real competition from an unexpected place. The popular Cydia app store that is installed by default by most iOS jailbreaks is growing. The US Government has declared jailbreaks and unlocks of smartphones ...

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