Chinese hackers of Pangu team released untethered jailbreak for iOS 7.1.1. The exploit is compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch and is available on computers running Windows only.
With the help of a tool Pangu jailbreak can be done smartphones and tablets on the current version of iOS. According to developers, they used hacker i0n1c tools for their development solutions .
IH8Sn0w jailbreak developer has already confirmed on Twitter that Pangu does not contain malicious code, and allows to untethered jailbreak for iOS 7.1.1. According to him, using the Chinese exploit it successfully hacked the iPad 4.
Aside from the piracy store and enterprise certificate… The http://t.co/R6FhChhJPN jailbreak does not have “spyware” or malicious trails.
— iH8sn0w (@iH8sn0w) June 23, 2014
“If we ignore the pirate shop and a corporate certificate … online http://pangu.io utility to jailbreak iOS 7.1.1 does not contain spyware or malicious code.”
Pangu presently available only for the platforms Windows, Mac version is under development. Solution is compatible with iPhone 4, iPhone 4s, iPhone 5, iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c, iPad 2 or higher, iPad Air, iPad mini and iPod touch 5G on iOS 7.1-iOS 7.1.x.
CCIDNET argues that PanGu team consists of four hackers: Daniel_K4, dm557, windknown, and OGC557. Earlier in the network already available information that PanGu developed jailbreak iOS 7.1, and the technical details should be presented at a security conference in Beijing Syscan360 a month.
And Stefan Esser, also known under the nickname I0n1c, tweeted accused PanGu to use them identified security vulnerabilities in iOS to create utility. These data Esser shared with developers during the training, and they clearly were not designed for such purposes.
Download Pangu 1.0 for Windows can be on this page