Apple has patched Pangu 9 jailbreak with iOS 9.1 update
We have bad news for jailbreakers & Cydia lovers. Apple has patched Pangu 9 jailbreak in just released iOS 9.1 firmware update for iPhone, iPad & iPod Touch.
The new update, iOS 9.1 includes number of bug fixes & improvements. With iOS 9.1, Apple has patched several vulnerabilities included with the two of vulnerabilities that used by the Pangu iOS 9.0 – iOS 9.0.2 jailbreak. According to the iOS 9.1 security release note, The following security content has been patched which are used by the Pangu;
- configdAvailable for: iPhone 4s and later, iPod touch (5th generation) and later, iPad 2 and laterImpact: A malicious application may be able to elevate privilegesDescription: A heap based buffer overflow issue existed in the DNS client library. A malicious application with the ability to spoof responses from the local configd service may have been able to cause arbitrary code execution in DNS clients.CVE-IDCVE-2015-7015 : PanguTeam
- GasGaugeAvailable for: iPhone 4s and later, iPod touch (5th generation) and later, iPad 2 and laterImpact: A malicious application may be able to execute arbitrary code with kernel privilegesDescription: A memory corruption issue existed in the kernel. This issue was addressed through improved memory handling.CVE-IDCVE-2015-6979 : PanguTeam
So, Apple has closed the gates for Cydia iOS 9.1. iOS 9.1 jailbreak is not achieved by the existing Pangu tools. Therefore, you are unable to Cydia download for iOS 9.1 latest firmware version because, Pangu 9 not supports to jailbreak iOS 9.1 at this moment.
- Pleases DO NOT upgrade your device to iOS 9.1 at this moment. Your loving Cydia is not there. iOS 9.1 jailbreak is impossible yet.
- If you already have upgraded to iOS 9.1, still you can downgrade back to iOS 9.0.2 as Apple is signing iOS 9.0.2. Then you allow to Cydia download for your device. You have to hurry, because Apple will stop signing iOS 9.0.2 at any moment.
Update : Apple has stopped signing iOS 9.0.2. So, you are no longer able to downgrade iOS 9.1 to iOS 9.0.2
You are still able to Cydia download for iOS 9.0 – iOS 9.0.2 iPhone, iPad & iPod using Pangu 9 jailbreak. Not yet get Cydia for your device? Follow our tutorial to successfully jailbreak your device..
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