evad3rs have just released an update for the evasi0n 7.x Untether package on Cydia for users who had jailbroken their iPhone, iPad or iPod touch using evasi0n7 1.0.0Â (the inital version of evasi0n7 that was released over the weekend).
Hot on the heels of releasing evasi0n7 1.0.1 update that removed TaiG, the Chinese App Store from the package, evad3rs have published another open letter to the jailbreak community.
When evasi0n7 was released on Sunday, it raised some serious privacy and piracy related concerns after jailbreakers found out that it installed the Chinese App Store.
Geohot has made a re-entry in the jailbreaking scene after a long absence, having tried to race the evad3rs team to an iOS 7 jailbreak, and also trying to sell it for $350k. Following these unsuccessful attempts, he has posted a breakdown of how exactly the userland portion of evasi0n works.
evad3rs caught many of us completely off guard by releasing evasi0n7, the eagerly awaited untethered jailbreak for iOS 7 – iOS 7.0.4.
evad3rs gave us a big surprise by releasing the iOS 7 jailbreak, howeverÂ we would recommend weighing the pros and cons before jailbreaking your device.
Here’s the list of reasons why you should not jailbreak your device on iOS 7 – iOS 7.0.4 currently.