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Old Feb 19, 2013, 03:20 PM   #1
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Evasi0n Jailbreak Works with iOS 6.1.2, 1.4 Update Coming Later Today




Apple today released iOS 6.1.2, fixing a Microsoft Exchange bug that surfaced after the release of iOS 6.1.

Though there were fears that the update might fix the bugs used by the recently released iOS 6.x evasi0n jailbreak, the evad3rs team has confirmed with a tweet (via iPhoneHacks) that the evasi0n jailbreak works with iOS 6.1.2 on an iPhone 5 and an iPad mini. Testing for other devices is still ongoing.

According to evad3rs team member @planetbeing, evasi0n 1.4 will be released later today with official support for iOS 6.1.2. The new update will allow jailbreakers to update to iOS 6.1.2. When released, the download will be available from the evasi0n website.

Update: Evasi0n 1.4 is now available for download.

Article Link: Evasi0n Jailbreak Works with iOS 6.1.2, 1.4 Update Coming Later Today
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Old Feb 19, 2013, 03:24 PM   #2
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Phew. Huge sigh of relief there.

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Old Feb 19, 2013, 03:26 PM   #3
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Hmm, two releases and they haven't patched it? Did they give up?
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Old Feb 19, 2013, 04:21 PM   #4
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Hmm, two releases and they haven't patched it? Did they give up?
Apple does not discourage jailbreaking.
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Old Feb 19, 2013, 11:44 PM   #5
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Hmm, two releases and they haven't patched it? Did they give up?
We can only hope.
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Old Feb 21, 2013, 09:33 AM   #6
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jailbreak and no saved shsh blobs 2

my ipod 5 is the latest ios 6 so i guess it came with 6.0 or 6.1.1 to begin with.......now as im updating to 6.1.2 with my ipod jailbroke, the ipod goes into recovery mode and i wont come out of it.....theres also no shsh blob in tiny umbrella and i dont think i saved a blob from cydia or were ever your suppose to save it from....need some help
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Old Feb 21, 2013, 11:01 AM   #7
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all i want to no if there is a way for my jailbroken ipod touch 5th gen , to get out of recovery mode....fyi no shsh blob on tiny umbrella when my ipod is in.....and i keep on restoring it on itunes becuase all it says is ( im in recovery mode and i will need to restore and update)...which is saying error
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Old Sep 3, 2013, 02:04 AM   #8
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A lot of sites spreading rumors about to download evasi0n for latest ios versions jailbreak. But the team evad3rs itself confirmed that it will only be released once Apple made iOS 7 to the public along with iPhone 5S
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Old Feb 19, 2013, 03:27 PM   #9
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Phew. Huge sigh of relief there.

Yes, a huge sigh of relief.

I quite enjoy being able to tether my Mac or my work laptop to my iPhone for legitimate, non-excessive purposes, especially when I have had unlimited data for at least 4 years.

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Old Feb 19, 2013, 03:27 PM   #10
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I don't think the jailbreak vulnerabilities are really that high on Apple's priority list. It will probably be fixed with iOS 7 or a 6.2 update.

This is mostly because,
  1. Vulnerability requires physical access to device
  2. It requires passcode to be off
  3. Requires the phone to not have an encrypted backup

Something like the old Jailbreakme.com hack is higher up since the user can just visit a website and be compromised.
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Old Feb 19, 2013, 03:32 PM   #11
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I don't think the jailbreak vulnerabilities are really that high on Apple's priority list. It will probably be fixed with iOS 7 or a 6.2 update.

This is mostly because,
  1. Vulnerability requires physical access to device
  2. It requires passcode to be off
  3. Requires the phone to not have an encrypted backup

Something like the old Jailbreakme.com hack is higher up since the user can just visit a website and be compromised.
Incorrect on one count and mostly useless on the other--does not require passcode to be off (is recommended however) and most people do not encrypt their backups anyway. But yes, physical access is required.

I doubt its just a security issue as well--I can imagine there being an embarrassment factor there too.
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Old Feb 19, 2013, 03:34 PM   #12
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Time to unjailbreak and rejailbreak lol
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Old Feb 21, 2013, 02:18 AM   #13
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How can I print my message using Scanf in Objective-C?
The program runs without any errors or warning, however when I type a number
it does not show the output. (thx for your help)Here's my code:

# import < foundation/foundation.h>

@ interface Person : NSObject {

int age;

}

-(void) print;

@end

@implementation Person

-(void) print {

NSLog (@" Enter a number please ");
scanf ("i", &age);
NSLog (" your number is : ", age);

}
@end

int main ( int argc, char * argcv []) {
NSAutoreleasepool *pool = [ [ NSAutoreleasepool alloc] initi];

Person *Fred;
Fred= [Person alloc];

[Fred print];
[Fred release];

[pool drain];

return 0;

}
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Old Feb 19, 2013, 03:35 PM   #14
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Incorrect on one count and mostly useless on the other--does not require passcode to be off (is recommended however) and most people do not encrypt their backups anyway. But yes, physical access is required.

I doubt its just a security issue as well--I can imagine there being an embarrassment factor there too.
I believe if you have an encrypted backup before, you need to turn off your passcode. I know others, including myself, needed to turn off the passcode to complete the jailbreak without an error.
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Old Feb 19, 2013, 03:35 PM   #15
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evasi0n 1.4 will be released later today with OFFICIAL support for iOS 6.1.2
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Old Feb 19, 2013, 04:05 PM   #16
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I'm updating to ensure I have a proper SHSH blob save for 6.1.2.
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Old Feb 19, 2013, 04:30 PM   #17
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I'm updating to ensure I have a proper SHSH blob save for 6.1.2.
Blobs don't matter anymore.
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Old Feb 19, 2013, 04:48 PM   #18
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Hmmm . So really, it is probably still best to update to the latest iOS version if it supports jailbreaking. Might not have a problem with the Exchange bug now, but I maybe in the future. Seems like a good idea to update now than wait until 6.2 or w/e is released that makes the JB not work anymore.
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Old Feb 19, 2013, 05:15 PM   #19
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So do you have to update. then re jailbreak? Any way to save all your tweaks?
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Old Feb 19, 2013, 06:07 PM   #20
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They still matter, they just won't let you downgrade anymore. However, if you want to restore your device for whatever reason, and your current firmware is no longer signed, you will be forced to update unless you have your blobs saved.
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Old Feb 19, 2013, 07:13 PM   #21
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Anyone updating with no issues using iTunes 11.0.2?
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Old Feb 19, 2013, 11:43 PM   #22
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They still matter, they just won't let you downgrade anymore. However, if you want to restore your device for whatever reason, and your current firmware is no longer signed, you will be forced to update unless you have your blobs saved.
Don't think this is true. You can't downgrade at all. According to this reddit thread the only reason blobs are being saved is if a future bootrom exploit is found and then you could use them to downgrade. At this point it is not possible.

http://www.reddit.com/r/jailbreak/co...nformed_about/
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Old Feb 19, 2013, 03:47 PM   #23
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Should I update? Really dont think its necessary. IP5 6.1 Jb
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Old Feb 19, 2013, 04:10 PM   #24
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How does this work? Do I have to update, lose the jailbreak, then re-jailbreak? I currently have the latest jailbreak prior to the update. If I update and have to re-jailbreak, how do I get all of my stuff back on there?
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How does this work? Do I have to update, lose the jailbreak, then re-jailbreak? I currently have the latest jailbreak prior to the update. If I update and have to re-jailbreak, how do I get all of my stuff back on there?
Very interested to know this as well if anyone can help?
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