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iPhone Hacker Geohot Now Working at Facebook

iPhone Hacker Geohot Now Working at Facebook

iPhone and PS3 hacker George Hotz aka Geohot who has been off the limelight since the infamous Sony lawsuit is now working at Facebook according to p0sixninja of the Chronic dev team. The news was first uncovered by Tech Unwrapped and later verified by Gabe Rivera of Techmeme.  He apparently joined Facebook in May and announced it on his Facebook profile on June 17th.

Apple May Have Patched Limera1n Bootrom Exploit In Newer iPhone, iPad And iPod Touch To Prevent Jailbreaking

Apple May Have Patched Limera1n Bootrom Exploit In Newer iPhone, iPad And iPod Touch To Prevent Jailbreaking

A forum member of ModMyI claims that he was not able to jailbreak his iPad that he had bought recently using Redsn0w.

This has led to speculation that Apple might have patched the limera1n exploit that has been used in Redsn0w to jailbreak iOS 4.2.1 in newer iPhones, iPads and iPod Touches  that are being shipped.

Redsn0w To Jailbreak iOS 4.1 For iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch And Apple TV 2G Released; Uses Limera1n Exploit

iPhone Dev Team has released a new version of Redsn0w to jailbreak iOS 4.1 for iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 3G, iPod Touch 4G, iPod Touch 3G, iPad and Apple TV 2G.

Redsn0w 0.9.6b2 makes use of Geohot’s USB exploit used in limera1n, greenpois0n and PwnageTool.

Dev Team had previously released Redsn0w 0.9.6b1 only for iPhone 3G and iPod Touch 2G users to jailbreak iOS 4.1.

How To Jailbreak iPad Using Limera1n [Mac]

How To Jailbreak iPad Using Limera1n [Mac]

Geohot had released Limera1n for Mac few days back that can jailbreak iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4iPad, iPod Touch 3G  and the new iPod Touch 4G.

The purpose of this guide is to provide Mac users step by step instructions to jailbreak iPad using limera1n.

Dev Team: PwnageTool, Limera1n, Comex Hacks Will Be Able To Jailbreak Future iOS Firmwares For iPhone 4, iPad, iPod Touch 4G

Dev Team: PwnageTool, Limera1n, Comex Hacks Will Be Able To Jailbreak Future iOS Firmwares For iPhone 4, iPad, iPod Touch 4G

MuscleNerd of the iPhone Dev Team has just announced via Twitter that they’ve figured out a way to use the PwnageTool, limera1n  exploit and Comex’s kernel hacks to jailbreak future firmwares (so iOS 4.2 and beyond) for all A4 chip based devices such as iPhone 4, iPod Touch 4G, iPad and new Apple TV.

It looks like the cat and mouse game between Apple and the iPhone hacking community is going to be even more interesting with this breakthrough.

How To Jailbreak iPod Touch 3G, iPod Touch 4G Using Limera1n [Mac]

How To Jailbreak iPod Touch 3G, iPod Touch 4G Using Limera1n [Mac]

Geohot had released Limera1n for Mac few days back that can jailbreak iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4iPad, iPod Touch 3G  and the new iPod Touch 4G.

The purpose of this guide is to provide Mac users step by step instructions to jailbreak iPod Touch 3G and iPod Touch 4G using limera1n.

How To Jailbreak iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS Using Limera1n [Mac]

How To Jailbreak iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS Using Limera1n [Mac]

Geohot has just released limera1n for Mac to jailbreak iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4iPad, iPod Touch 3G  and the new iPod Touch 4G.

This guide will provide you step-by-step instructions to jailbreak iPhone 4 and iPhone 3GS using limera1n.

Limera1n For Mac Released

Limera1n For Mac Released

Geohot has just released limera1n for Mac users that can jailbreak iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4iPad, iPod Touch 3G  and the new iPod Touch 4G.

Geohot had released limera1n for Windows users over the weekend, which had become very popular with users.

Limera1n Out Of Beta; Includes Bug Fixes And Improvements

Limera1n Out Of Beta; Includes Bug Fixes And Improvements

Geohot has just announced that limera1n is out of beta and limera1n RC1b is available for download.

If you had problems jailbreaking your iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPad, iPod Touch 3G and the new iPod Touch 4G using limera1n then try it again using the latest version of limera1n as many readers have reported that the new version has fixed the problems they were facing with the previous version (especially iPad users).

Dev Team And Chronic Dev Team Comment On Geohot’s Limera1n; Greenpois0n Delayed

Dev Team And Chronic Dev Team Comment On Geohot’s Limera1n; Greenpois0n Delayed

Geohot who had abandoned the jailbreaking scene in July surprised everyone by releasing limera1n a day before greenpois0n was released by the Chronic Dev Team.

Limera1n can jailbreak iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4iPad, iPod Touch 3G  and the new iPod Touch 4G.

iPhone Dev Team and Chronic Dev Team who were hit the hardest as they have been working hard to release greenpois0n have commented on Geohot’s limera1n.