Today, the owners of iPhones, iPads and iPods got the opportunity to jailbreak their devices running iOS 11.
Hacking became possible thanks to the efforts of the programmer Jonathan Levin and the LiberiOS utility.
Which iOS and devices jailbreak is compatible
Before you start hacking your iPhone or iPad, make sure that it is compatible with the LiberiOS utility. According to the developer, the jailbreak can be performed on any 64-bit device.
LiberiOS is compatible with:
- IPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone SE, iPhone 5s;
- 12.9 ” iPad Pro, 12.9 ” iPad Pro (2nd generation), 10.5 ” iPad Pro (1st generation), 9.7 ” iPad Pro, iPad Air 2, iPad Air, iPad;
- IPod Touch 6G.
A prerequisite is installed iOS 11 of the following versions:
- IOS 11.0.1, iOS 11.0.2, iOS 11.0.3;
- IOS 11.1, iOS 11.1.1, iOS 11.1.2.
For jailbreak unsuitable iOS 11.2 and iOS 11.2.1, because in them Apple fixed the bug necessary for hacking.
How to jailbreak iOS 11
Step 0. Before starting the procedure without fail Back up your iOS device using the latest version of iTunes.
Step 1. On the developer’s site, download the LiberiOS IPA file [Download link].
Step 2 Download the Cydiaimpactor utility.
Step 3 Connect your iOS device using the Lightning cable, launch Cydiaimpactor on your computer or laptop, and drag the IPA file onto the Cydiaimpactor window.
Step 4 Enter your Apple Apple ID account information.
Tip: We strongly recommend that you use an Apple ID account that does not have your credit card attached.
Step 5 On an iOS device, open Settings. Highlights. Profiles and confirm the level of trust for the profile associated with the jailbreak.
Step 6 Return to the Sptingboard (Desktop) of iOS devices and run the LiberiOS utility (white icon with lines). In the application that opens, select “Do it” and wait until the end of the hacking procedure.
Step 7. As soon as the jailbreak is completed, you will see the following inscription:
Congratulations, hacking iOS 11 is over and now you have access to the private section of the operating system.
What you need to know about iOS 11 jailbreak
After completing the hacking procedure, you should take into account several points related to the LberiOS utility.
Secondly, you get a tethered jailbreak, which means that after each reboot of the device you will have to repeat steps 3. 7 described in this manual.
Thirdly, every seven days you will have to re-sign the application, because its certificate expires. Simply put, get ready once a week to complete steps 3 through 7.
For the rest, Jonathan Levin managed to make a great New Year present for jailbreak supporters.