Tag: Download Cydia for iOS 9.1
It’s been more than 2 months since Apple killed the iOS 9.1 jailbreak, and in that time we’ve seen the public release of iOS 9.1 update, 9.2 update and also a beta version of 9.2.1 update, with no update to the Pangu9 tool. So as you can imagine, we’ve received a lot of questions regarding the current status of the jailbreak. Here is what we know so far about iOS 9.1 – iOS 9.2 Jailbreak.
Apple released iOS 9 on September 16. That was quickly followed by iOS 9.0.1 and 9.0.2 later in the month, with significant bug and security fixes. The iOS 9 jailbreak landed on October 13, courtesy of the talented Pangu Team, and iOS 9.0 – iOS 9.0.2 Jailbreak was compatible with all iOS 9.0 – iOS 9.0.2 running devices.
Pangu 9 jailbreak tool was stopped by Apple on October 21, with the release of iOS 9.1 update, which patched several security exploits used by the team of hackers. So, 9.0.2 is the latest version of iOS that’s eligible to be jailbreak, and Apple has long stopped signing the software, meaning you can’t up/downgrade to it.
We’ve heard that both Pangu and TaiG are working on jailbreak tools for the latest public version of iOS, which is 9.2 update. In fact, a recent report pointed to a ‘Weibo'(Chinese) post by TaiG partner 3K Assistant which indicated their Taig iOS 9.2 Jailbreak tool is nearly complete. Unfortunately, that’s all we’ve heard—we have no knowledge of an exact release date.
Now all we have to do is sit and wait. The aforementioned teams aren’t much for status updates, and they have been extremely sporadic with recent releases. An iOS 9.2 jailbreak could literally come at anytime. So for those of you anxiously awaiting its arrival, be sure to keep following us, because as soon as we know more, you’ll update.
Should you update to iOS 9.2 update?
It really depends on your situation. Obviously, if you are on iOS 9.0.x and are either enjoying a jailbreak or still considering it, you should stay put. If you’re on iOS 9.1, then you can upgrade to latest iOS 9.2 update, because if TaiG or PanGu upgrade theirs utility, it will be compatible with both iOS 9.1 jailbreak and iOS 9.2 Jailbreak
iOS 9.1 is the latest version for iPhone / iPad and iPod Touch Devices. So all iOS 9 running Devices are allows to use OTA update for Download and install iOS 9.1 update.
Currently Cydia not available for iOS 9.1 versions. At the moment, lots of fake tools available for iOS 9.1 jailbreak. But don’t be cheated with fake tools, It will be harmful to your device. So we are recommended do not follow scam jailbreak tools for iOS 9.1 jailbreak.
Current official iOS 9.0 – iOS 9.0.2 Jailbreak tool released from Pangu team and the tools compatible with all iPhones, iPads and iPod touch devices which running on iOS 9.0 – iOS 9.0.2. Apple disabled iOS 9.0.2 signing, and now you cannot downgrade iOS 9.1 to iOS 9.0.2. Therefore do not upgrade OS version to iOS 9.1 until when iOS 9.1 Jailbreak download available for public.
Who can release jailbreak for iOS 9.1?
Browser based untethered jailbreak tool for iOS 9.1
After released iOS 9 version, ‘Zerodium’ Security Company offered the money prize for who are can jailbreak iOS 9.1 update. According to their regulations, it should be familiar to online jailbreak method. However, after few months Zerodium officially closed I$ Million bounty. And they announced one of the unknown jailbreak team found a Browser-based jailbreak tool for iOS 9.1 update on their Twitter page.
Pangu9 is the main competitor for iOS 9.1 jailbreak. As per some rumors Pangu9 currently busy to release proper untethered jailbreak tool for iOS 9.1 version.
Recently, Pangu jailbreak team participated Ruxcon security conference on world most famous 28 iOS security researchers. While on Ruxcon meeting all security researchers demonstrated own works and discusses about future tasks. On last HackPwn security conference Pangu jailbreak team demonstrated iOS 8.4.1 jailbreak. So all were expected iOS 9.1 demonstrate this time. But Pangu team not officially speak anything about iOS 9.1 jailbreak yet.
A premium zero-day acquisition platform called ‘Zerodium’, had announced a $1 million dollar price for an untethered browser-based jailbreak for iOS 9.1 immediately after the iOS software update was released.
iOS hacking team has created a browser-based iOS 9.1 jailbreak, and they also win the $1 million bounty. The jailbreak also works for Jailbreak iOS 9.2, which has currently been seeded to developers. Apple had patched two vulnerabilities in iOS 9.1 used by the Pangu 9 Jailbreak.
This is an incredible achievement, because as browser-based exploit is considered extremely difficult. The browser based Jailbreak also the easiest ways to jailbreak iPhone, iPad or iPod touch device. The last browser-based jailbreak for iOS devices was JailbreakMe that was released back in 2011 by well-known iOS hacker called ‘comex’.
‘Zerodium’ founder Chaouki Bekrar said that they might share the iOS 9.1 Jailbreak details in the future. Anyhow we didn’t know exactly the company does it plan to release iOS 9.1 Jailbreak to the public, or plan to reveal the vulnerabilities to Apple.
It is disappointing that the iOS 9.1 jailbreak that won the $1 million prize money and doesn’t share any details with public, but important thing is that iOS 9.1 – iOS 9.2 can be jailbroken. It remains to be seen if Pangu team or other jailbreak teams can discover the exploits for Jailbreak iOS 9.1 and Jailbreak iOS 9.2.
Note – If you’re still on iOS 9.0.2 or lower, Don’t upgrade to your device to iOS 9.1 or higher iOS version until iOS 9.1 Jailbreak available for public. If you are not Jailbreak your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch device, Then you can download Pangu iOS 9.0.2 – iOS 9 Jailbreak tool for Jailbreak your device easily