iPhone 7 jailbreak is the next most wanted thing for iPhone users this year. An Italian hacker has successfully done with iPhone 7 jailbreak within first 24 hours of iPhone 7 release in the market.
iPhone 7 running the iOS 10.0.1 jailbreak has already achieved for private use by a hacker. Apple has recently launched its bug bounty program for iOS jailbreak hackers to avoid public iOS 10 jailbreak release. Luca Todesco, an Italian hacker has already achieved iPhone 7 jailbreak. He used the fleet of private iOS 10 jailbreak exploits to bring Cydia to iPhone 7 in just 24 hours.
Luca started with sharing his success on Twitter. He started with breaking basic security layers of iOS 10 on iPhone 7. Moreover, later he claimed to have a Cydia running on iPhone 7. Security firm already priced iPhone 7 jailbreak at $1.5 million. A third-party exploits broker has already named the price of upcoming iPhone 7 jailbreak.
iPhone 7 Jailbreak Already Achieved:
Todesco shows off the iPhone 7 jailbreak running Cydia on iOS 10.0.1 in a video to confirm everyone about his capabilities. In the past, we have seen Luca discussing the possibility of iOS 10 jailbreak, but none of them mentioned a public release. Luca Todesco started showing off his skills with a release of a video running an iPad on iOS 10 to confirm that his exploits are intact. Apple has already started working on iOS 10.1 for public release with the launch of iOS 10.1 beta download for developers.
He posted a series of tweets regarding iPhone 7 jailbreak, and a picture is running Cydia on iPhone 7. Everyone quickly started discussing that it might be a photoshopped evidence of iPhone 7 jailbreak. Later, he had to shoot a video about his iPhone 7 jailbreak exploit and upload it to YouTube for everyone to debunk the rumors about fake iPhone 7 jailbreak.
iPhone 7 Jailbreak Release Date, Status Update:
We are not sure about the Italian hacker if he wanted to contest for the $1.5 million payouts, iOS 10 jailbreak contest. He has already achieved both iOS 10 and iPhone 7 jailbreak. He has no plans to release them for general public and therefore his profiles fit for the content. Security firms are looking for zero-day exploits to jailbreak iOS 10 and iPhone 7. The price is keep going up this year, as Apple has included a wide range of new security layers in both iPhone 7 and iOS 10 to avoid jailbreak.
At last, Apple has also started its bug bounty program to lure more iOS security researchers in hacking iPhone and iPad devices to avoid public jailbreak releases.
Pangu May Already Have iPhone 7 Jailbreak for Public:
A latest report from Pangu suggests they have already achieved iPhone 7 jailbreak for public. Pangu is now waiting for Apple to release iOS 10.1 update for public so they can launch the first ever iOS 10 jailbreak including iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus support. You can read more about here.
Pangu iPhone 7 Jailbreak Release:
While Luca Todesco has no plans to release an iPhone 7 jailbreak, we are sticking with Pangu for iPhone 7 jailbreak release. Pangu is already working on iOS 10 jailbreak which can work on iPhone 7 / 7 Plus devices.
Pangu iPhone 7 Jailbreak release is yet to happen for general public. Lately, we heard they are waiting for Apple to release an iOS 10.1 update for general public. After the release of iOS 10.1, Pangu will host iPhone 7 jailbreak release for general public.
The iPhone 7 jailbreak is one of the hottest topics among iOS users and security experts. Apple has worked hard on improving iOS 10 and iPhone 7 security at different levels. Moreover, Luca Todesco is proving Apple wrong with an iPhone 7 jailbreak achieved in less than 24 hours.
We are expecting Apple to come back with more security and improvements that can avoid public jailbreak releases and can even prevent an iPhone 7 jailbreak release.