Over the last few weeks, quite a few iOS 12 exploits have been detailed raising hopes of a possible iOS 12 jailbreak. Ian Beer of Google’s Project Zero team has now published another new iOS 12 exploit.
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Security researcher Brandon Azad has released an exploit for iPhones and iPads iOS 12 – iOS 12.1.2. The voucher_swap exploit can be used to build a fake kernel task port which gives one the ability to read and write arbitrary kernel memory.
An updated version of futurestore has been released that is compatible with Face ID-equipped iPhones like the iPhone X, iPhone XS, and iPhone XR. Previously, one could not use futurestore to downgrade back to an unsigned iOS firmware as it would break Face ID.
Since November last year, we have seen Chinese security researchers show off an iOS 12 exploit but they never got around to detailing it or releasing it to the public. Today though, Qixun Zhao of the Qihoo 360 Vulcan team has provided a detailed write-up of his Chaos PoC paving the way for a possible iOS 12 jailbreak on pre-A12 devices
Chinese security researchers Min Zheng and Xialong Bai have taken to Twitter to show off a POP attack proof on the iPhone XS Max running iOS 12.1.2. Min Zheng had earlier showcased a similar security exploit but that was only applicable on an iPhone 6s.
Min Zheng, a security engineer at Alibaba, has shown off an iOS 12.1.2 exploit over on Twitter. As proof, he has posted some command line screenshots of root access on iOS 12.1.2 on an iPhone 6s.
The latest update to the popular Unc0ver jailbreak for iOS 11 – iOS 11.4 beta 3 adds a useful Re-Jailbreak feature which would make the life of jailbroken iPhone users easy if they end up installing a bad or incompatible tweak on their device.
Don’t get excited about hearing the news of an iOS 12 jailbreak tool being released with Flux since it is fake. Unc0ver developer team took to Twitter to confirm that the iOS 12 jailbreak tool is fake.
A Safari exploit affecting the browser on both iOS and macOS has been released by security researcher Linus Henze. The exploit has been patched by Apple in iOS 12.1.1 so it is only available on devices running iOS 12.1 and lower.
If you have been hoping for an iOS 12 jailbreak, the latest development in the iOS jailbreaking scene might get you excited. A powerful iOS and macOS sandbox escape has been discovered which affects all iPhones and iPads running iOS 12 – iOS 12.1.