Jailbreaking

07.01.14
iOS 7.1.2 still vulnerable to Pangu untethered jailbreak
07.01.14

iOS 7.1.2 still vulnerable to Pangu untethered jailbreak

Yesterday's iOS 7 update featured relatively minor tweaks and big fixes, but one of the more surpr...

By Mike Wehner,   07.01.14
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06.03.14
iOS 8's silent war against jailbreaking
06.03.14

iOS 8's silent war against jailbreaking

Apple isn't dumb. The company knows users jailbreak their devices, but more importantly than that,...

By Mike Wehner,   06.03.14
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05.01.13
Wii U allegedly hacked, Nintendo addresses would-be pirates (updated)
05.01.13

Wii U allegedly hacked, Nintendo addresses would-be pirates (updated)

While some people associate the word "jailbreaking" with prison riots or smartphone hacking, the m...

By M. Hearn,   05.01.13
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10.19.12
JailbreakMe hacker Comex let go by Apple after failing to respond to offer letter
10.19.12

JailbreakMe hacker Comex let go by Apple after failing to respond to offer letter

After developing JailBreakMe, cracking such devices as the iPad 2 or iPhone 4 and finally scoring...

By S. Dent,   10.19.12
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06.04.12
Newest version of ultrasn0w unlocks iPhone 4, 3GS on iOS 5.1.1, RedSn0w 0.9.12b1 also released
06.04.12

Newest version of ultrasn0w unlocks iPhone 4, 3GS on iOS 5.1.1, RedSn0w 0.9.12b1 also released

Are you one of those folks who depends heavily on an iPhone 4 / 3GS unlock, but made the unsafe tr...

By E. Alvarez,   06.04.12
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05.28.12
Absinthe 2.0 used to jailbreak nearly one million iOS devices in a single weekend
05.28.12

Absinthe 2.0 used to jailbreak nearly one million iOS devices in a single weekend

973,086 iOS devices were jailbroken in a single weekend thanks to Absinthe 2.0, which was released...

By D. Cooper,   05.28.12
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05.11.12
Redsn0w 0.9.11b1 now allows post-iPad 2 devices to downgrade to an older firmware
05.11.12

Redsn0w 0.9.11b1 now allows post-iPad 2 devices to downgrade to an older firmware

Per usual, the Dev-Team whiz-kids have been hard at work trying to make your jailbroken iOS life a...

By E. Alvarez,   05.11.12
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05.10.12
iOS 5.1 untethered jailbreak gets a video demo, not yet ready to meet the public
05.10.12

iOS 5.1 untethered jailbreak gets a video demo, not yet ready to meet the public

Moving along a similar path to his previous untethered jailbreak for iOS 5.0, hacker pod2g has fol...

By R. Lawler,   05.10.12
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05.07.12
Apple's iOS 5.1.1 update for iPad, iPod touch and iPhone: fixes AirPlay and network bugs, jailbroken already
05.07.12

Apple's iOS 5.1.1 update for iPad, iPod touch and iPhone: fixes AirPlay and network bugs, jailbroken already

Plugged your iDevice into an iTunes-equipped machine lately? You should. Apple has just let loose...

By D. Murph,   05.07.12
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