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Planetbeing, MuscleNerd, and P0sixninja Help Pod2g With A5 Untethered Jailbreak

Planetbeing, MuscleNerd, and P0sixninja Help Pod2g With A5 Untethered Jailbreak

Posted January 6, 2012 at 11:47am by iClarified
Pod2g has announced that Planetbeing, MuscleNerd, and P0sixninja have joined his effort to release an untethered jailbreak of the iPhone 4S and iPad 2.

@planetbeing, the legendary hacker behind iPhone Linux and lot of jailbreaks has joined the A5 research! The famous @MuscleNerd, the leader of the iPhone Dev Team, who did a lot of tests for Corona and whom integrated it and made it simple in redsn0w is willing to help also. And last, but not least @p0sixninja, the leader of the Chronic Dev Team, and my partner for years on iPhone security research has started to code and fuzz the Apple sandbox.

We now have a dream team to find a path for a public release of the A5 jailbreak. Cross your fingers.



Yesterday, pod2g posted a FAQ on why the A5 jailbreak had not been released yet. The key reason being that the exploit used to inject the untethering files to the 4S relies on having a developer account.

With the help of planetbeing, MuscleNerd, and p0sixninja, pod2g is hoping to find a distributable exploit to remount the system partition read/write and to set Corona files at the correct places.

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tysiphonehelp
tysiphonehelp - January 13, 2012 at 3:09am
Thanks pod2g for your hard work on the untethered jailbreak. I was able to jailbreak my iph4. I was able to install that bigU Movies app from Cydia everyone has been raving about. I already watched the movies The Devil Inside, Mission Impossible 4 & Sherlock Holmes 2. All I need now is the iph4S jailbreak and I'm set.
Vinnie
Vinnie - January 12, 2012 at 8:53am
Thanks alot - your answer soveld all my problems after several days struggling
Tony
Tony - January 11, 2012 at 5:11am
HI I remember couple of months ago they suggested everyone with an iPhones 4S warned us not to upgrade to 5.01 .. My question is I am currently on 5.0 and I have an Iphone4S. Should I go ahead update my iPhone to 5.0.1? Thanks
Who Me
Who Me - January 8, 2012 at 2:58pm
Well, one thing is for sure. If all this talent together can't find an exploit to tether (don't care if its tethered), I will sell my iPhone 4S and go to android. No point in owning an iPhone without a jailbreak. No Cydia tweaks is a deal breaker.
Derrick
Derrick - January 8, 2012 at 4:22am
Oh Yes :)) I can not wait to donate $ for these 3 guys !!!
Amy
Amy - January 7, 2012 at 6:07pm
Well, still all I need to know is shall I update my Ipad2 or not and is yes, what if they dont get a jailbreak will i be able return back to my Jailbroken 4.3.3
B-Unit
B-Unit - January 7, 2012 at 5:39am
This is great news. These guys are heroes and leaders for all of us mice in the cat and mouse game.
Mario
Mario - January 7, 2012 at 4:46am
Awesome news!!! Keep up the great work!
Hey
Hey - January 6, 2012 at 6:30pm
you find out its a bunch of 15-20 year old making these jailbreaks and apple probably like I can't believe we are losing to kids!
Hamzino
Hamzino - January 6, 2012 at 5:08pm
Am not in a rush for the jailbreak. My iPad 2 is running on firmware 4.3.3 and it's jailbroken since day one. People should learn to never update there iOS devices unless there is a jailbreak.
Daniel
Daniel - January 6, 2012 at 10:20pm
Don't forget, several of us bought an IPad 2 AFTER iOS 5 was released. Not to mention some of us have iPhone 4S'
OH HELL YEA
OH HELL YEA - January 6, 2012 at 5:04pm
Oh Hell yea!! the magnificent 5! ..Thank you very much guys for putting all your efforts into this..it means a lot to us to the community of jail breaking... Awesome
dadas
dadas - January 6, 2012 at 4:27pm
That pod2g post just proves what I've been saying all along. They already have the A5/5.0.1Jailbreak ready, but won't release due to "copyright" issues... WAKE UP! 95% of the world don't care about copyright. Go to any country besides English-speaking countries and Europe. You see street vendors selling pirated movies, games.. everything you want. Just go to ANY torrent site and see the true world. EVERYBODY BUYS OR DOWNLOADS PIRATED ALL THE TIME! Stop hurting us because you don't have the courage to make an anonymous release of the Jailbreak in a torrent site!
lol
lol - January 6, 2012 at 10:34pm
lol, its not "ipod2g" its pod2g.
Linda
Linda - January 9, 2012 at 1:29pm
The voice of ratinoatily! Good to hear from you.
bob
bob - January 6, 2012 at 3:15pm
yey!
praveen
praveen - January 6, 2012 at 2:42pm
thank you all for all your efforts u makin to provide us with exploits for iphone . we all really appreciate that and i wish people make most of donations to all ur efforts n surely will i . thank you
Rosabel
Rosabel - January 12, 2012 at 10:36am
Geez, that's unbeleibvlae. Kudos and such.
nono09
nono09 - January 6, 2012 at 1:24pm
F them!
Geohot
Geohot - January 6, 2012 at 12:33pm
The dream team is not complete! I'm missing ;-) Just a joke. Pleas don't hack me.
Blue
Blue - January 12, 2012 at 10:31am
You've got it in one. Couldn't have put it btteer.
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