GreenPois0n Absinthe A5 – iOS 5 Untethered Jailbreak Is Available Now!

Greenpois0n Absinthe A5 Jailbreak

The Chronic Dev Team just released the corona untethered jailbreak for the iPhone 4S. On their blog, the Chronic Dev Team explains how hard it was to jailbreak the A5 processor.

You can download the Absinthe A5 Untethered Jailbreak for Mac right now, Windows and Linux versions are available later.

Now we just have to wait until someone releases a tweak for the iPhone 4S that reads the Siri keys directly from the iPhone 4S to make porting Siri to the iPhone 4 easier.

Saurik Supports The iPhone 4S And iPad 2 Untethered Jailbreak Team

Yesterday, @MuscleNerd and @pod2g tweeted that they made some progress in the A5 jailbreak. There is still no ETA, but they’re moving forward. It also looks like @saurik has also joined their team. For those of you who don’t know saurik, he’s the guy behind Cydia. Continue reading

Pod2g Forms “Dream Team” To Jailbreak A5 Devices

@pod2g, the hacker who brought us the iOS 5 untether jailbreak Corona for non-A5 devices, just announced on his blog that he is now working with some famous hackers of the jailbreak community to jailbreak Apple’s latest processor, the A5. In addition to @MuscleNerd from the iPhone Dev Team and @p0sixninja from the Chronic Dev Team, @planetbeing, the famous iOS hacker, also joined his team.  Continue reading

Siri Files Are Now Legally Obtainable

Apple released a new version of the iPhone 4S 5.0.1 firmware yesterday. Surprisingly, the ramdisks are not encrypted in that release. That’s why it is now possible to write a simple script to extract all the necessary Siri files from the 5.0.1 ipsw. And because the ipsw is publicly available, obtaining the Siri files is completely legal.

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“Huh…today’s 4S 5.0.1 bump (9A406) has wide open main fs musclenerd.com/4s406.txt

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