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JailbreakMe 3.0: Comex Releases Fix For Camera Connection Kit Issue And Verizon iPhone Stuck At Apple Logo Issue
Comex released JailbreakMe 3.0 last week, which is one of the easiest jailbreaking solutions, as it allows users to jailbreak their iPhone, iPad and iPod touch using Mobile Safari, without needing a computer.
However, some of our readers reported that they were not able to successfully jailbreak and install Cydia on their iOS device. They complained that they briefly noticed Cydia being installed on the home screen and then it just disappeared.
Comex released the eagerly awaited JailbreakMe 3.0 to jailbreak iPhone, iPad and iPod touch earlier today, which like JailbreakMe 2.0 is one of the easiest jailbreaking solutions for iOS devices, as it can be done using Mobile Safari and is as simple as tapping on a few buttons to jailbreak and install Cydia.
iH8sn0w, developer of Sn0wbreeze – a popular jailbreaking tool has released iFaith v1.1 – a new tool to take a backup of SHSH blob that is required to downgrade to an older version of iOS, even if Apple stops signing it.
Dev team and iH8sn0w acknowledged that iPhone hacking expert Stefan Essar (Twitter handle – i0n1c) had figured out a way to fix the issue.
Sn0wbreeze 2.7.1: Untethered Jailbreak For iOS 4.3.3 And iOS 4.2.8 Updated; Includes Fix For Side Switch Vibration Issue
iH8sn0w had released Sn0wbreeze 2.7 – the unofficial PwnageTool for Windows few days back, which allows users who want to jailbreak and also unlock their GSM iPhone to update their iPhone with a pre-jailbroken iOS 4.3.3 firmware while preserving the baseband from getting upgraded so that it can be unlocked using Ultrasn0w. Sn0wbreeze 2.7 also supported iOS 4.2.8 for Verizon iPhone.
A new version of TinyUmbrella, the tool that allows you to take backups of SHSH blobs (ECID SHSH) has just been released to support iOS 4.3.3 and iOS 4.2.8. TinyUmbrella also protects GSM iPhone 4 from baseband updates.
Apple released iOS 4.3.3 and iOS 4.2.8 earlier in the week to fix iPhone and iPad 3G location tracking bugs.
Sn0wbreeze 2.6, which was released last week already allows GSM iPhone users who want to jailbreak and also unlock their iPhone to update their iPhone with a pre-jailbroken iOS 4.3.2 firmware while preserving the baseband from getting upgraded so that it can be unlocked using Ultrasn0w.
A new version of TinyUmbrella, the tool that allows you to take backups of SHSH blobs (ECID SHSH) has just been released to support iOS 4.3.2 and iOS 4.2.7. TinyUmbrella also protects GSM iPhone 4 from baseband updates.
Apple released iOS 4.3.2 and iOS 4.2.7 last week, which includes improvements and bug fixes.