It took less than a day for a hacker to crack the latest tablet iPad mini. Sales of the device as we recall, went on sale on Friday in the U.S. and 33 European and Asian countries.
In his Twitter hacker group leader MuscleNerd posted a screenshot that confirms successful jailbroken iPad mini. According to the developer, he used “failbreak”, resorted to another hacker Chpwn Jailbreak iPhone 5. “Failbreak” means the process of cracking that can not be reproduced in the form of a public exploit. Apparently, using the terminal commands and other not for the casual user friendly devices.
The good news is that hackers are still working on jailbroken iOS 6.x. It is reported that at their disposal several vulnerabilities to hack the latest Apple firmware.
Recall now jailbreak iOS 6.0.1 is only available for devices with processors A4, including iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS and iPod touch 4G. The other models in the A5 (iPhone 4S, iPad 2, iPad mini, iPod touch), A5X (iPad 3), A6 (iPhone 5) and A6X (iPad 4) is not compatible with any of the public-jailbreak exploits.