Just a several minutes ago , Apple has dropped iOS 10.2.1, in addition to other updates for macOS, tvOS and watchOS. Baring in mind tha...
Just a several minutes ago , Apple has dropped iOS 10.2.1, in addition to other updates for macOS, tvOS and watchOS. Baring in mind that there are no new features to expect, but this update only "fixes problems and improves security" according to Apple.
In the evening, Apple published the list of security improvements that have actually been fixed, it is about ten. Amongst them, some were unveiled to Apple by Pangu, the famous hacker team that has proposed several jailbreaks in the past, however which stays rather quiet for now. Its newest jailbreak tool is valid from iOS 9.2 to iOS 9.3.3.
Pangu has revealed 2 security flaws to Apple, both of which issue WebKit. For those who do not know, WebKit is the rendering engine used by Safari. Both flaws enable the execution of approximate code, whereas this practice is not allowed for security factors.
Other security flaws were revealed by Google Job Absolutely no, a security branch at Google.It has discovered security vulnerabilities enabling the jailbreak on iOS 10 - iOS 10.1.1. 2 but apparently were fixed in iOS 10.2.1.
A jailbreak for iOS 10.2 is in packages, the hacker Luca Todesco currently announced it a few days ago. Do not set up iOS 10.2.1 if you are looking forward to jailbreak iOS 10.