Geohot Announces Untethered Jailbreak For iPhone 3GS, iPod Touch 2G, iPod Touch 3G; That Might Also Work On iPad
iPhoneHacks on Mar 26, 2010 in Geohot, iPhone 3.1.3, iPhone OS 3.1.3, iPhone Firmware 3.1.3, iPhone Software 3.1.3, Jailbreak iPad, Jailbreak iPhone, Jailbreak iPhone 3.1.3
Geohot, the iPhone jailbreaking expert who has released popular
jailbreaking and unlocking tools like blackra1n, blacksn0w brings good news for users who have been waiting to jailbreak their iPhone on iPhone OS 3.1.3.
He has announced an
untethered jailbreak for the iPhone 3GS, iPod Touch 2G, iPod Touch 3G; that might also work on the iPad.
Geohot has made the following announcement on his website:
The jailbreak is all software based, and is as simple to use as blackra1n. It is completely untethered, works on all current tethered models(ipt2, 3gs, ipt3), and will probably work on iPad too.
He has also published a video to demonstrate the untethered jailbreak:
It is not sure if he has used the
Safari exploit to the jailbreak the iPhone or the exploit that he had discovered few weeks back.
Currently its possible to only
jailbreak iPhone 3G and iPhone 2G on iPhone OS 3.1.3 using Dev Team’s PwnageTool.
Geohot hasn’t announced the release date. We’ll keep you posted so stay tuned here at
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