How To bypass the iCloud Activation Screen on iPhone – With every new release of iOS, Apple is trying to make iOS foul proof from different kinds of security bugs. In the iOS 7, Apple released an iCloud activation screen to prevent the iPhone from being stolen or lost. This new feature was very helpful; however, it created hype over the internet, because the users who forget their Apple ID and password were left with none option other than a blocked handset. (more…)
Geohot Won $150,000 For Finding Vulnerabilities in Chrome OS – One of the famous Jailbreak hacker, the first person to unlock an iPhone 2G ever, Geohot has finally made a comeback. This famous guy was involved in Jailbreaking of the iPhone and the Sony PlayStation 3. Well, Geohot has bounce back on finding the vulnerabilities in the Google Chrome OS. The playful skills of Geohot have finally got him with the bounty of $150,000 from Google. (more…)
Stay Away From iOS 7.1 Warning – Every time Apple rolls out a new update, we receive tons of emails and messages from users whether they should update to it or not? As per current status, if you have Jailbroken iOS 7.0.4 running on your iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad, you must stay away from the latest iOS 7.1. Apple has fixed the evasi0n patch in this new release, so updating to iOS 7.1 will lose your jailbreak. The famous hacker and a prominent member of Evad3rs, Muscle Nerd tweeted about this new update: (more…)
Apple Didn’t Patch The Evasi0n Jailbreak in iOS 7 beta3 – Yesterday, Apple released iOS 7.1 beta3 to developers which brings many improvements and some bugs fixing in the latest models. This new update also brings some new UI for “Slide to Power off” and phone app. It was assumedthat this new update will patch the Evasi0n7 jailbreak but the things doesn’t seem to like that. We have confirmed that beta 3 doesn’t patch the Evasi0n jailbreak. Here’s what iH8sn0w tweeted: (more…)
Evad3rs Don’t Have iOS 7 Jailbreak Release Date, Says Pod2g – Evad3rs, the team of five competent hackers behind the iOS 6, have already started digging out the iOS 7 to find the untethered Jailbreak. The team is working pretty hard to complete the Jailbreak for iOS 7. In recent news, he heard the Evad3rs have already got all pieces required to Jailbreak iOS 7 but they still need some time to join these pieces to make a publicly available Jailbreak. Many iOS 7 users were asking about Jailbreak release date and here’s what Pod2g tweeted for them: (more…)
Evad3rs have got all pieces for iOS 7 Jailbreak – It has been more than two weeks since the release of iOS 7 and people just like us are eagerly waiting for the Jailbreak. We have already posted about the iOS 7 Jailbreak stating that Pod2g, the main hacker behind iOS 5 and 6 Jailbreak is pretty confident in iOS 7 Jailbreak. Earlier today, Planetbeing, another member of Evasi0n Jailbreak tweeted that Evad3rs are working very hard on iOS 7 Jailbreak and they have got all the pieces of the puzzle. All they need is to arrange these to get the public release for iOS 7 Jailbreak. (more…)
MuscleNerd It’s safe To Update To iOS 7.0.2 – Yesterday, Apple released iOS 7.0.2 to fix the security bugs in previous version of iOS 7.0. First, we posted that those who are waiting for iOS 7 Jailbreak should stay away from the iOS 7.0.2. However, earlier today, MuscleNerd, a famous hacker tweeted that it is safe to update to iOS 7.0.2. Apple has only fix the security bugs in it but it didn’t fix the Jailbreak vulnerabilities making it safe for future Jailbreak. (more…)
P0d2g is confident in iOS 7 Jailbreak – We are only three days away from official release of final version of iOS 7 and we have great news for all those users who have been eagerly waiting for iOS 7 and its Jailbreak. Pod2g, one of the main guys behind iOS 5 and 6 Jailbreak has tweeted that he is pretty confident about iOS 7 Jailbreak but it doesn’t mean that iOS 7 Jailbreak will come anytime soon after the release of iOS 7. (more…)
iOS 7 Jailbreak Coming Evad3rs Are Working – Well, the big day of Apple has finally come to end with the release of two big Smartphones, Colorful iPhone 5 and the updated iPhone 5S. At the end of this big day, we have great news for all those who have been eagerly waiting for the iOS 7 Jailbreak. The famous Jailbreak community, Evad3rs, the community behind iOS 6 Jailbreak has started testing out their exploits on iOS 7. (more…)
Jailbreak iOS 6.1.4 On iPhone 5 Done – iOS 6.1.3 and newer iOS versions are still devoid of any jailbreaks. A number of prominent figures in the jailbreaking community have been working on iOS 6.1.3 exploits for a while now, but we haven’t seen any notable progress except from one person, winocm. Just a few days ago, winocm not only managed to jailbreak an iPhone 4S running iOS 6.1.3, but even demonstrated it to a tech writer on iDB. Well, he has achieved another major feat! (more…)
OpenJailbreak Now Available for Public By P0sixninja – Just last month, a pretty popular name in the jailbreaking community, “Joshua Hill”(more commonly known as p0sixninja), announced that he would be organizing a new project entitled “OpenJailbreak”. Basically, it was an Open Jailbreak Portal for everyone to learn more about jailbreaking and actually develop jailbreaks. A whole team of people was known to be working on this project including Joshua Hill himself and another popular graphic designer, Surenix. The site for OpenJailbreak went live a while ago but due to several problems, it wasn’t able to function properly and was taken down. However, the OpenJailbreak site is back on and this time, it is open for everyone. (more…)
Make Your Own Untethered iOS 6.1.3 Jailbreak – The jailbreaking community is really an awesome one, mainly due to the fact that jailbreak devs work hard enough and still release jailbreaks for free. Stefan Esser, more commonly known as i0n1c, is a notable jailbreak developer who is really experienced in exploiting iOS Kernels. (more…)
Saurik Fix For Notorious Android Master-Key Exploit – Jay Freeman, more commonly referred to as Saurik, is known for his extraordinary developing and hacking skills! Especially, he is appraised for developing the best(and the only) jailbreak tweak App Store, Cydia. After his works on iOS jailbreaks, Saurik has developed a habit of tinkering with Android to discover exploits and fix them! There has been a lot of discussion in the tech communities around the recently discovered “Master-Key” exploit that makes almost 99% of Android users vulnerable to hacking. This time around, it is Saurik who has a say in this matter by posting a fix for this on his blog. (more…)
New SIM Exploit Discovered Will allow you to Hack Most SIM cards – Exploits are highly sought by the hacking community as it makes their work easier to develops hacks! But unusually, this time it is a Security Researcher who found an exploit that makes most SIMs extremely vulnerable to hacks. A security hole discovered several years ago by Karsten Nohl of Security Research Labs has led to the detection of a new flaw that exposes almost all SIMs to a hack that can be done in a mere 2 minutes with just a few text messages. (more…)
MuscleNerd No A5+ Bootroom Exploit – Apple has really been giving jailbreak developers a hard time. What with patching exploits after exploits, it has been a really hard for devs to keep up with the pace of software releases and as of yet, the latest OS to be jailbreak-able was released ages ago, iOS 6.1.2. The only way to workaround this is to discover an A5+ bootrom exploit, and as of now, it is certain that no A5+ bootrom exploit has been discovered.
iH8sn0w, Chpwn Hit With The iMessage DOS Attack – Apple released iMessage first time in iOS 5, it is one of the best messaging service available for any Smartphone. The best part about this service is that it embeds in to the native Messaging app on the iPhone, so users will receive/send iMessages right from the messages app. But it looks that Fruit Company isn’t checking this service for the Spamming, because many famous iOS hackers have been affected by the iMessage Denial of Service Attack. In this attack, the user receives many messages from the same contact and in the end the Message application crashes. (more…)
Yesterday, Apple released iOS 6.1.3 for the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad to fix the lock screen bug and to introduce improvements for Apple Maps in Japan.
With the release of iOS 6.1.3, Apple has also released iOS 5.1.2 for Apple TV. This new update fixes some bugs and adds support for the new Hulu Plus application. With the release of this new firmware, we have sad news for all the Jailbreakers, as this new update fixes the Evasi0n jailbreak for the Apple TV. So, if you have a jailbroken Apple TV on iOS 5.1.1, don’t update it to iOS 5.1.2 yet, as the firmware will ruin your jailbreak.
Evasi0n is the most popular Jailbreak software ever released for iOS. Here at absinthejailbreak, we have already posted boggling statistics regarding the Evasi0n Jailbreak. But the numbers keep on growing, and it looks like Evasi0n has now evaded millions of devices. Evad3rs release of the most-awaited iOS 6.x Jailbreak, called Evasi0n, followed soon after the release of the iOS 6.1.1 a month ago.
Evasi0n Untethered Jailbreak Will Not Work On iOS 6.1.3 – Evasi0n Untethered Jailbreak Will Not Work On iOS 6.1.3 – The mouse and cat game between Apple and Jailbreak community has taken a new turn since the release of iOS Evasi0n Jailbreak. We know that Evasi0n is the most waited jailbreak because it was the first jailbreak tool for iPhone 5, iPod Touch 5G, iPad 4 and iPad mini. Last week, Evad3rs released Evasi0n 1.5 to Jailbreak the latest version of iOS 6.1.2. But it seems that the game will take a new turn by the release of iOS 6.1.3. (more…)
Jailbreak iOS 6.1.2 Untethered using Evasi0n 1.4 Soon – Last month, Apple released iOS 6.1.1 with slight changes but this update had many glitches in it. First we found the Lock-screen bug then the Exchange account errors which drain the battery very fast. Recently, another glitch was found in iOS which lets the institutional users to install the unauthorized apps on iPhone and iPad. However, earlier this morning, Apple released iOS 6.1.2 to fix these errors, the great news is that iOS 6.1.2 is still Jailbreakable. This news is confirmed by one of the main members of Evaders, Planetbeing. (more…)