winocm is one of the developers of p0sixspwn, the tool that lets you jailbreak devices running iOS 6.1.3 to iOS 6.1.6. You’d expect him to be a big jailbreaking enthusiast, but in a recent blog post, he says that he finds jailbreaking annoying, and prefers stock iOS.
Jailbreak iPod touch 5G, iPod touch 4G
If you’re an iPhone 3GS or iPod touch 4G user and have upgraded to iOS 6.1.6, which was released recently to fix a critical SSL bug then the good news is that it is still possible to perform an untethered jailbreak on your iOS device using a combination of Redsn0w and p0sixspwn.
Update (June 17): Please note a new version of p0sixspwn has been released which adds support for iOS 6.1.1, so you can use p0sixspwn directly to perform the untethered jailbreak on your device running iOS 6.1.6, instead of using this workaround. You can check out our step-by-step guide on how to jailbreak iOS 6.1.6 using p0sixspwn. If you’ve any problem with that method then you can use this workaround.
Apple released iOS 7.0.6 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch yesterday, which fixed a major security issue.
If you’ve upgraded to iOS 7.0.6 then check out this step-by-step guide where we show you how to jailbreak your iOS device running iOS 7.0.6 using evasi0n7 1.0.6, which was just released by evad3rs.
New exploit discovered that makes iPhone 4S, iPad 3, iPad 2, iPad mini and iPod touch 5G Jailbreakable for life
iH8sn0w, winocm and SquiffyPwn have released p0sixspwn to jailbreak iOS 6.1.5-iOS 6.1.3 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
evasi0n 7.x Untether 0.3 to fix important security issues released on Cydia for existing Jailbreakers
Hot on the heels of releasing evasi0n7 1.0.4 to fix important security issues and the reboot loop issues for Retina iPad mini, evad3rs have the evasi0n 7.x Untether package on Cydia for users who had jailbroken their iPhone, iPad or iPod touch using evasi0n7 1.0.3 or lower.
evad3rs has just released evasi0n7 1.0.4 with important security fixes.
evasi0n7 1.0.4 also appears to include fixes for reboot loop issues for Retina iPad mini as evasi0n7 1.0.3 update released yesterday to fix the issues didn’t seem to help for some users.