Articles tagged with: George Hotz

Sony File Lawsuit Against Geohot and fail0verflow Team Over PS3 Jailbreak

Sony File Lawsuit Against Geohot and fail0verflow Team Over PS3 Jailbreak

We knew this was coming. PlayStation 3 exploits and jailbreak tools were made public recently. That it enraged Sony Corp was obvious. Now, comes the consequence. Sony has sued Geohot (aka George Hotz) as well as the fail0verflow team for their dare.
Redmondpie.com revealed an excerpt from the lawsuit reads:
“Defendants George …

Geohot Has an Untethered iBoot-Level Exploit Up His Sleeve; Can Help to Pwn Future iOS Devices for Life

Geohot Has an Untethered iBoot-Level Exploit Up His Sleeve; Can Help to Pwn Future iOS Devices for Life

Many had wondered why George Hotz, aka GeoHot used a userland exploit from Comex to make Limera1n untethered. As it turns out, GeoHot wanted to save his untethered version of bootrom exploit, which we hear is more potent than the exploit used in Limera1n. Reports of GeoHot being in possession …

iPhone Jailbreak and Unlock for Life With pwned4life; New BootROM Exploit By Geohot

iPhone Jailbreak and Unlock for Life With pwned4life; New BootROM Exploit By Geohot

Apple has released the iPhone 4 and the iOS 4 and everybody is busy Jailbreaking iDevices on iOS 4 and Unlocking them. And George Hotz (Geohot), the infamous iPhone hacker has mentioned that he has found a new bootROM exploit that will work on all the iPhones at the “Nuit …

No Jailbreak With Blackra1n for 3.1.3 iPhones on 05.12.01 Baseband

No Jailbreak With Blackra1n for 3.1.3 iPhones on 05.12.01 Baseband

George Hotz or geohot the developer of jailbreaking and unlocking tools like blackra1n and blacksn0w has tweeted that “There is no solution for 3.1.3 on newer devices or 05.12.01 There is no untethered jailbreak. I don’t know if/when these things will exist.” This clearly means that Geohot will not be …