Evad3rs Release Evasi0n7 Untethered iOS 7.0.5 Jailbreak
iPhone 5s/5c users who updated to iOS 7.0.5 released last week rejoice as evad3rs have just released Evasi0n7 v1.0.5 for both Mac OS X and Windows, that allows untethered jailbreaking of iOS 7.0.5 (via iDownloadBlog). Apple released the iOS 7.0.5 update for two iPhone models i.e iPhone 5,4, and iPhone 6,2, to correct network provisioning for some iPhone 5s and...
Evad3rs Write Another Open Letter to the Jailbreak Community
A few days back, team @evad3rs took the whole jailbreak community by surprise by releasing the Evasi0n7 untethered iOS 7 jailbreak for all compatible iOS devices. Unfortunately, the initial version of the jailbreak tool also included a pirated App Store specifically for Chinese users referred to as ‘TaiG’, for which the team eventually apologized by issuing a letter, and then...
Geohot Reverse Engineers evasi0n7 Jailbreak, Finds “Nothing Sketchy”
With the recent release of the evasi0n7 jailbreak for iOS 7 and the controversy surrounding the bundling of the pirated Taig App Store for Chinese language users (which was recently disabled by the evad3rs), iOS hacker geohot has come out of the game to explain the new jailbreak is safe and does not contain any Chinese backdoor...
Were Evad3rs iOS 7 – 7.0.4 Jailbreak Exploits Really Stolen and Sold?
Latest rumours from the jailbreak world are claiming that evad3rs iOS 7 - 7.0.4 jailbreak exploits were stolen and sold, which is resulting in a delay in public release of an iOS 7 jailbreak utility. The rumours, which have now been stirring on social media for over a week, began after a tweet from @i0n1c that said "So apparently...
Zero-Day iOS Exploit Reportedly Sells for $500,000
In the market of information about computer vulnerabilities, the days of handing over knowledge of a zero-day bug for a T-Shirt or perhaps honorable mention on the company's website are over. Finding zero-day bugs has become a business, and some -- like two Italian hackers -- have really benefited from it. When it comes to...
Evasi0n Jailbreakers Sending High Referral Traffic to Mega
What do Evasi0n and Mega have in common? Before you start thinking of something very philosophical, let me tell you: they are two giants (in their respective fields, of course) boosting the success of each other’s services.
Apple Credits Evad3rs Jailbreak Team for Some iOS 6.1.3 Security Fixes
Earlier today, Apple released iOS 6.1.3 to address the passcode lockscreen bypass bug, along with some map fixes for Japan. Part of the update includes numerous security fixes, which Apple has credited four of them to the Evad3rs jailbreak team, as noted by @MuscleNerd: Apple gives hat tip to @evad3rs for 4 of the 6 […]
Evasi0n 1.3 Download Released to Support iOS 6.1.1 on the iPhone 4S
The Evad3rs jailbreak team has released an updated version of their jailbreak tool to support the iPhone 4S running iOS 6.1.1, released earlier today by Apple. Evasi0n 1.3 is now available for download and doesn’t contain any other bug fixes or changes according to the change log, other than support for iOS 6.1.1 on the […]
Evasi0n 1.2 Download Released by the Evad3rs Jailbreak Team
The evad3rs jailbreak team has released evasi0n 1.2 for download, just two days after the release of 1.1. The release notes detail the following changes: Version 1.2 ~~~~~~~~~~~ – Disable OTA updates. – Correct timezone issue in evasi0n binary if client fails to correct it. If you are still having issues with your evasi0n jailbreak, […]
Evasi0n in Numbers: 4 Days, 7 Million iDevices Hacked
Since the launch of Evasi0n, the highly anticipated iOS 6 untethered jailbreak tool, the software has seen the fastest adoption of all time, Jay Freeman told Forbes.
iOS Hackers Already Waiting to Jailbreak the Next iPhone
If you thought the evad3rs, a well-known group of hackers, have played out all their cards with evasi0n – well, they have something to tell you. Errr… well, to tell Apple: they still have plenty of bugs in their pockets, and they are already awaiting the release of the next generation iPhone to jailbreak it.
Apple Again Warns About the Dangers of Jailbreaking your iOS Device
The evad3rs jailbreak team had long teased a Sunday release of their latest evasi0n jailbreak tool, which has been downloaded over 1.7 million times. However, “fun day” Sunday ended up becoming Monday. On Sunday though, Apple updated a support document outlining the dangers of jailbreaking your iOS device. Were they anticipating the evasi0n release as […]