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jailbreak

To remove restrictions on a device. See jailbreaking.
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California [United States], October 9 ( ANI ): In one-of-a-kind selling of pirated gaming console, Sony has sued a California man for selling jailbroken PS4s on eBay and on his own site.
Because apps and other services installed on the device do not require an official signature from Apple guaranteeing its validity and safety, jailbroken devices are exposed to a whole world of malicious software and other attacks that would be mitigated by running an official version of iOS.
http://www.EasyUnlockiPhone.net was formed in mid 2008 and have successfully jailbroken over 250,000 iPhones worldwide.
The consensus of the active PS3 hacking community out there is that the PS3 is now effectively and irreparably jailbroken, which most unfortunately for Sony, doesn't just benefit developers, but pirates as well.
Both are trying to develop an "untethered" jailbreak, which means iOS 6 devices can be jailbroken without being connected by a cable to a computer.
Grant Paul, who develops software for Apple's iOS operating system, posted photos on his Twitter page of a 'jailbroken' iPhone 5.
http://www.EasyUnlockiPhone.net was formed in mid 2008 and has successfully jailbroken over 250,000 iPhones worldwide.
Recently, it was reported that a malware named KeyRaider had affected more than 2,25,000 jailbroken devices in more than 18 countries.
- Touch ID has also been identified as culprit for the unwelcome boot loop so users with jailbroken iPhone 5S and up are advised to deactivate the feature for now.
Redditors posted reports of boot loops or freezing, which according to some forum members was caused by enabled pass code when powering up a jailbroken iOS device.