iOS 5 Targets Longtime iPhone Jailbreak Exploit

It has been reported that the software hole involved in a popular method for jailbreaking Apple’s iOS devices has been patched by the company as part of iOS 5, the free system software update due later this year. The iPhone Dev-Team–a group of hackers that targets Apple devices has discovered a change that threatens to

Jailbreaks iPhone 3G & iTouch 2G running iOS 4.1 Using redsn0w 0.9.6

Dev-team has finally released the redsn0w 0.9.6 beta1, which jailbreaks iOS 4.1. Currently this release only jailbreaks iPhone 3G and iPod Touch 2G. It uses the same pwnage2 DFU-mode exploit that they’ve been using since the 2.x days.  It does not include the SHAtter exploitdeveloped by pod2g.  Nothing new is revealed to Apple with this jailbreak. IF