evad3rs To Hold Press Conference at HITBSecConf2013 Tomorrow – Will They Release iOS 6.1.3 Jailbreak?
Team members of the evad3rs team, pod2g, planetbeing, MuscleNerd and pimskeks are currently in Amsterdam attending the Hack In The Box (HITBSecConf2013) security conference.
Apple released the iOS 6.1.3 software update on March 19th. It fixed the Lock screen bug and brought improvements to Maps app for Japanese users.
Back in late February, the evad3rs dev team confirmed that Apple had fixed couple of vulnerabilities used by team in the evasi0n jailbreak in iOS 6.1.3 beta 2.
evad3rs dev team has just announced the release of evasi0n 1.5.2, a minor update for their popular jailbreak tool.
The update now includes localization for French, German and Chinese and also updated Cydia package list.
It has been almost a month since evasi0n, the most eagerly awaited jailbreak was released for iOS 6.x and new devices like iPhone 5, iPad 4 and iPad mini.
TinyUmbrella allows you to take backups of SHSH blobs (ECID SHSH). Hackers have previously figured out a way to use the SHSH blobs to downgrade to older iOS versions even after Apple stopped signing the firmware file.
We’ve some bad news for jailbreakers. David Wang aka planetbeing has revealed that iOS 6.1.3 beta 2 that was seeded to developers last week, fixes a vulnerability that was used by evad3rs dev team for the evasi0n jailbreak.