iOS 12.1 – iOS 12.1.4 Jailbreak

iOS 12.1 – iOS 12.1.4 Jailbreak

There are several iOS 12.1 Jailbreak solutions available. We have provided all iOS 12.1, iOS 12.1.1, iOS 12.1.2, iOS 12.1.3, iOS 12.1.4 information + download links on this page. Please check the compatible iOS version device model before choosing a Jailbreak solution.

01. Ziyu Jailbreak repo extractor

Ziyu is a Jailbreak repo extractor that is compatible with iOS 12.1 – iOS 12.1.4 running all iPhones and iPads including A 12 devices.

You can extract Jailbreak repositories/sources to install Jailbreak apps / tweaks. 

Full Review + Download links

02. Chimera Jailbreak

Electra team released a new Chimera tool 1.2 version for iOS 12 to iOS 12.3 beta. A9 to A11 devices running iOS 12.1.3 / iOS 12.1.4 versions can jailbreak with Chimera. Now supported with iOS 12.4 Jailbreak too. All the devices including iPhone XS, XR, XS Max running iOS 12.1 to iOS 12.1.2 versions are also supported. 

Full Review + Download links

03. Unc0ver Jailbreak

Pwn20wnd released Unc0ver v3.3.0-b1 for iOS 12.2 to iOS 12.1.4 running A7 – A11 devices. v3.5.0 update added iOS 12.4 Jailbreak support & v4.0.0 added iOS 13 –  iOS 13.3 A12 /A13 Jailbreak support and v4.2.0 added iOS 13 – iOS 13.3 on A8X-A11 jailbreak support too. 

Full Review + Download links

04. Vistian Jailbreak tweaks

Vistian is the latest method to install Jailbreak tweaks to iOS 12.1, iOS 12.1.1, iOS 2.1.2, iOS 12.1.3 & iOS 12.1.4 non Jailbroken iPhones and iPads using Apple’s newly introduced feature. 

Full Review + Download links

There are several other Jailbreak solutions such as RootlessJBHoudiniX ,YuxigonApricotAnzhuang & Osiris also available for iOS 12.1 to iOS 12.1.4 versions.

Refer to the following links if you are using higher iOS versions for most compatible Jailbreak / hacking methods.

iOS 13 – iOS 13.5 Jailbreak

iOS 12.4 – iOS 12.4.6 Jailbreak

iOS 12.3 / iOS 12.3.1 / iOS 12.3.2 Jailbreak

iOS 12.2 Jailbreak

01. Ziyu Jailbreak repo extractor

Ziyu repo extractor is the iOS 12.1.4 & iOS 12.1.3 Jailbreak solution for all newest iPhone and iPad models (check compatibility). It works with iOS 12.1, iOS 12.1.1 & iOS 12.1.2 too.

You can extract special Jailbreak repos and install Cydia and popular Jailbreak apps using Ziyu.

Download Ziyu

Ziyu is not available on the default Apple store. You must have installed one of the following 3rd party app stores before installing the Ziyu.


iOS versions – iOS 12.1 to iOS 12.1.4

Devices – All iPhones and iPads including latest iPhone XS, XS max and XR

Install zJailbreak app store

Install Xabsi app store

Install iExtras app store

All of the above links allow you to install Ziyu for free. You can download these app stores from their websites too.

Ziyu official website

Visit zJailbreak website

Visit Xabsi website

Device Compatibility

All iPhones and iPads including latest iPhone XS, XS max and XR

How to install Ziyu

Step 01 – Tap above link from your device safari browser to Download Ziyu for your iOS 12.1 – iOS 12.1.4 devices.

Step 02 – Then open the repo extractor. Click the “Browse Jailbreak Repo List” button.

Step 03 – Now It will show the list of Ziyu compatible repo. You can select the repo and click the copy button.

Step 04 – Go back to Ziyu app and click the Extract repo button and paste the copied repo.

Step 05 – Then click the extract button and repo will be extracted. It has the Ziyu exclusive Jailbreak/3rd party apps. You can Install the Apps tapping its install button.

Note: – You can install several apps using the same extracted repo.

02. Chimera Jailbreak

Chimera jailbreak was released for iOS 12 to iOS 12.2 jailbreak by Coolstar and the Electra team. This is a Semi-untethered Jailbreak. Now compatible with iOS 12.4 Jailbreak too.


iOS versions – iOS 12.1.4 / iOS 12.1.3

Devices – All A7 to A11 devices

iOS versions – iOS 12.1 – OS 12.1.2

Devices – All iPhones and iPads including latest iPhone XS, XS max and XR

Both Online method and PC required methods are available for Chimera Jailbreak. Get Chimera PC required guide from here.

Download Chimera Online Jailbreak

Chimera Online tool available with zJailbreak, Xabsi & iExtras app stores.

Download Chimera Using zJailbreak

Download Chimera Using Xabsi

Download Chimera Using iExtras

Step Guide

Step 01 – First install one of the app stores if you have not installed yet. Use the above installation button.

Step 02 – Then download Chimera IPA to your device using the downloaded app store.

Step 03 – Before launching the Chimera Jailbreak app, Go to settings, device and profile management and trust the Chimera developer profile.

Step 04 – Now run Chimera Jb app from your device homescreen. Tap on the Jailbreak button.

Step 05 – Wait until the jailbreak process completes. Finally you can see the Sileo app on your device homescreen.

Congratulations! You have jailbroken your device using brand new Chimera jailbreak. Install jailbreak tweaks using Sileo app manager on iOS 12.1 to iOS 12.1.4 devices.

Note – Now you can get Cydia for Chimera. Add the following repo to Sileo.

03. Unc0ver Jailbreak

Unc0ver is the best Jailbreak tool for iOS 12 – iOS 12.2. Cydia is installed automatically with the Unc0ver Jailbreak tool.

You can Jailbreak your iOS 12.1 to iOS 12.1.4 running devices with Online or Computer method using Unc0ver.


iOS versions – iOS 12.1, iOS 12.1.1, iOS 12.1.2, iOS 12.1.3, iOS 12.1.4

Devices – All iPhones and iPads including latest iPhone XS, XS max and XR

  • Online method

You can Jailbreak your iOS 12.1 to iOS 12.1.4 iPhone / iPad very easily with an online method. Some 3rd party app stores provide an online version of Unc0ver IPA.

You can download Unc0ver IPA from one of the following 3rd party app stores.

Download Uncover (Using zJailbreak)

Download Uncover (Using Xabsi)

Download Uncover (Using iExtras)

Step Guide

Step 01 – Download above any App Store first. During the installation process it asks for the device passcode.

Step 02 – Run the downloaded app store and Find the Unc0ver jailbreak.

Step 03 – Tap on the Unc0ver Jailbreak button to install the unc0ver app on your device now.

Step 04 – After the installation of Uncover you must trust the developer. Go to Settings > General> Device & profile Management> trust.

Step 05 – Open Unc0ver app and tap Jailbreak button to jailbreak your device. Your device will respring during the Jailbreak process.

Step 06 – Finally you can see Cydia has installed on your iOS 12.1 – iOS 12.1.4 device.

Note : It may get stuck while Extracting Cydia, Reboot your iPhone / iPad and then try to jailbreak it again.

  • PC Method

You can install Unc0ver Jailbreak with the PC support. This is a Cydia impactor based IPA method.
Step Guide

Step 01 – Download the unc0ver IPA using the following button.

Step 02 – Download the Cydia Impactor tool using following link according to

Download Cydia Impactor

(Make sure to download Cydia Impactor tool according to the Computer)

Step 03 – Run the Cydia Impactor. Then drag downloaded Unc0ver IPA into Cydia Impactor tool.

Step 04 – Provide your Apple ID & Password in this step.

Step 05 – It will install the unc0ver jailbreak app on your device. Trust it before opening the app.

Step 06 – Run the Unc0ver app from your iOS iOS 12.1 / iOS 12.1.1 / iOS 12.1.2 / iOS 12.1.3 / iOS 12.1.4 device. Tap the Jailbreak button.

Step 07 – After the device reboot, you can find Cydia on your iOS 12.1 / iOS 12.1.1 / iOS 12.1.2 device.

More info about Uncover Jailbreak

Pwn20wnd released Unc0ver iOS 11 – iOS 12.2 Jailbreak with v3.3.0-b1 update. Now you can install full functional Cydia on iOS 12.1 to iOS 12.1.4 with Unc0ver. Continuously he is updating tools by releasing betas with bug fixing and enhancing iOS 12 jailbreak success rate. v3.3.0-b2 is the latest unc0ver update. It achieved A11 devices to install Cydia.

You can Jailbreak your iOS 12 + devices using unc0ver IPA and Cydia impactor. However, easiest Uncover Online Jailbreak for iOS 12.1 – iOS 12.1.4 is available with zJailbreak, Xabsi & iExtras app stores. You don’t need to use a PC with this method. Follow any of the below guides to complete the jailbreak.

Important things you may know before starting the jailbreak.

  • Delete OTA update.
  • Some of the few repos may not be functioning.
  • Airplane Mode should be enabled.
  • Siri & Touch ID should be disable.
  • Before starting the jailbreak process, restart the device.

04. Vistian (Jailbreak tweak installation)

Vistian is the best non Jailbreak tweak installation method for iOS 12.1, iOS 12.1.1, iOS 12.1.2, iOS 12.1.3 & iOS 12.1.4 running iPhones, iPads.

It is a newly released method. Apple has released the latest feature to run 3rd party scripts on iOS 12.1 + running iPhones / iPads. 3rd party developers have developed tweaks using these scripts.

Vistian tweak store is a collection of these non Jailbreak iOS 12.1 tweaks.

Download Vistian

You can download Vistian iOS 12.1 Jailbreak from the following 3rd party app stores.

Install Vistian from zJailbreak

Install Vistian from Xabsi

Also, you can install some Vistian tweaks from this website.
More Vistian tweaks are coming soon. Bookmark this page to install more tweaks for iOS 12.1.4 – iOS 12.1.

Popular Vistian Tweaks

We have listed popular Vistian tweaks which can install without jailbreak iOS 12.1 – iOS 12.1.4 devices.

Super low power mode – It magically saves your iPhone / iPad battery.

Tilt scroll – It’s an awesome tweak for iBooks or web readers, No need to use your fingers to scroll the pages. even no Jailbreak tweak better than this.

Speed Respring – Respring your iPhone instantly, It increases the speed of your iPhone / iPad.

Download Youtube – Download any youtube videos even Youtube doesn’t allow to download. It saves videos directly to the camera roll.

Convert video to gif – Just select a video to convert it as a gif.

Quick Controls – Control your non jailbroken iPhone smart way.

Instagram Video/Photo – Gives the ability to download and save Instagram videos and photos

Convert to MP3 – You can convert to an MP3 audio file

Battery Mode – Ability to get battery level from Siri

Click here for more iOS 12.1, iOS 12.1.1, iOS 12.1.2, iOS 12.1.3 & iOS 12.1.4 NO jailbreak tweaks.

How works Vistian Tweaks

Refer to this guide to install non Jailbreak iOS 12.1.4 / iOS 12.1.3 / iOS 12.1.2 / iOS 12.1.1 / iOS 12.1 tweaks to your iPhone or iPad.

Step 01 – You must have installed Apple new feature (Shortcut app) to your iOS 12.1 to iOS 12.1.4 running iPhone or iPad. Otherwise, it is installed automatically when you tap a visitian link.

Step 02 – Now tap the any of above Popular Vistian Tweak to install it.

Step 03 – It will automatically detect your device iOS version by the Vistian app.

Step 04 – Now tap the “Generate Tweak File” button.

Step 05 – Then click on the Get Shortcut button. Now you have added the tweak to the Shortcut app.

Step 06 – Go to the widget panel (Swiping your homescreen right) and add your newly installed tweak it.

Rootless JB

You can Jailbreak iOS 12.1 – iOS 12.1.2 with Rootless Jailbreak by Jake James. Recently another hacker called Brandon Plank updated for iOS 12.1.3 to iOS 12.2 and iOS 12.4.

Download Rootless method

There are 2 methods available to download Rootless JB IPA.

  1. Online method
  2. Cydia impactor + Computer method

Online method

This is the easiest way to Jailbreak iOS 12.1 with RootlessJB. Some 3rd party app stores have modified “Rootless Jailbreak IPA” to install it online (without using Cydia Impactor or Windows / Mac computer)

We could find an online rootless version in following 3rd party apps stores.

Install RootlessJB from zJailbreak

Install RootlessJB from Xabsi

Install RootlessJB from iExtras

Important –

Cydia is not available with Rootless Jailbreak. Therefore you must have installed iOS 12.1 Jailbreak app installer or manager with RootlessJB.

Currently, “Rootless deb installer” is the only Installer to install iOS 12.1 – iOS 12.1.2 Jailbreak apps / tweaks / themes. Otherwise, you must install Jailbreak apps from Geofilza manually (It’s too complicated and risky)

“Rootless deb installer” is exclusively available with zJailbreak.
How to Jailbreak.

Step 01 – Install Rootless Jailbreak from zJailbreak (or any other app store)

Step 02 – Go to Settings, General and Device and profile management to trust the Rootless iOS 12.1 Jailbreak app.

Step 03 – Tap the “Jailbreak” button to Jailbreak your iOS 12.1 running iPhone / iPad.

Step 04 – Install Rootless deb installer.

Step 05 – Open zJailbreak app browse iOS 12.1 Jailbreak deb files. Tap copy deb URLs to install them.

Cydia impactor + Computer method 

Step Guide

Step 01 – Download Rootless Jailbreak IPA.

Step 02 – Download GeoFilza IPA.

Step 03 – Download Cydia impactor according to your computer OS.

Step 04 – Install Rootless Jailbreak IPA and GeoFilza IPA from your computer using the Cydia Impactor.

Step 05 – Go to the Silzee website and install ZipApp.

Step 06 – Open patched tweak page of Silzee and select the iOS 12.1 Jailbreak app and tap install.

Step 07 – Open the file from ZipApp. It is extracted automatically, Copy these files.

Step 08 – Open GeoFilza and browse ZipApp.

Step 09 – Copy files, and open the root(/) folder in GeoFilza.

Step 10 – Open var/LIB and open Mobilesubstrate, Dynamic Libraries and copy pasted files according to Jailbreak app / tweak.

Step 11 – Now, you have done. Restart your iPhone / iPad and jailbreak iOS 12.1 – iOS 12.1.2 ( not iOS 12.1.3 – iOS 12.1.4) again from rootless Jailbreak app to run Jailbreak apps / tweaks.


New developer Conor @ConorTheDev has upgraded Houdini semi jailbreak for iOS 12 & higher versions. No more changes in this new HoudiniX tool and the same as the previous tool. According to the developer, this is supported with A12 devices too.

However, you cannot install Cydia or Sileo with the HoudiniX tool too. Houdini Online guide will be available soon.

Step guide – PC Required

Step 01 – Tap following buttons to download, Houdini Semi Jailbreak IPA & Cydia Impactor.

Step 02 – Connect your iOS 12.1.2 – iOS 12 device to a computer.

Step 03 – Launch Cydia Impactor from Computer and drag the Houdini IPA on to the impactor Window.

Step 04 – It will require you to enter your Apple ID and Passcode to sideload the Houdini IPA.

Step 05 – Within a few seconds, Houdini X app available on your device homescreen.

Step 06 – Now Go to Settings > General > Profile & Device Management > Trust the app.

Step 07 – Now you have installed the Houdini on your iOS 12 – iOS 12.1.2 iPhone / iPad. Customize your device using HoudiniX.

Yuxigon Jailbreak

This new Jailbreak method introduced by the Chinese hacking team found from the Internet.

According to this method, you should connect Yuxigon gadget to your iPhone or iPad lightning port.

It will install a Yuxigon Jailbreak app and you need to run the Jailbreak process with Yuxigon.

Then you can install Jailbreak tweaks and themes on iOS 12.1 / iOS 12.1.1 / iOS 12.1.2 / iOS 12.1.3 / iOS 12.1.4 devices.

Yuxigon does not install Cydia and It installs its own app manager.

Download Yuxigon

Watch the following video to see how to download Yuxigon.

Device Compatibility

All iPhones and iPads including latest iPhone XS, XS max and XR
How to Install Yuxigon

Step 01 – Plug Yuxigon gadget to your device’s Lightning port.

Step 02 – Let it complete the Yuxigon app Installation process.

Step 03 – Once installed the App, disconnect from the gadget.

Step 04 – Check your device homescreen for Yuxigon app.

Now you can install any number of Jailbreak tweaks using the Yuxigon app. You can install iOS 12.1 – iOS 12.1.4 themes using Anemone.

Apricot iOS

Apricot iOS is the first webOS for all latest iOS versions.

Now you can use this Apricot iOS with the latest iOS 12.1.4 version.

You can launch the Apricot iOS 12.1 / iOS 12.1.1 / iOS 12.1.2 / iOS 12.1.3 very easily on your iPhone too. As well switch it to your default iOS any time from single tap.

Download Apricot

Apricot is available with zJailbreak, Xabsi and iExtras 3rd party Stores. You can download Apricot from these app stores.

First, install any 3rd party app stores from the above  installation buttons.

Then Install Apricot from the downloaded app store. It has a very easy installation process.

You just need to provide your device passcode during the Installation.
Device Compatibility

iPhone X, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 8, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 5S

How to Jailbreak Apricot iOS

You can Jailbreak Apricot iOS virtually with few steps to install Cydia. However, these all Cydia features may not work with this version.

Following video shows Apricot iOS features, Jailbreaking process and Cydia Installation.

Apricot Jailbreak Guide to Install Cydia

Step 01 – Launch Apricot iOS app from your iPhone.

Step 02 – Click on the unlock button in the down below navigation bar.

Step 03 – Now select “jailbreak Apricot OS” –> “Jailbreak Now” to start the jailbreak process.

Step 04 – Once the Jailbreak process finishes, Cydia will appear on the homescreen of Apricot iOS.


Anzhuang is the only jailbreak app installer which is based on the Dev Code extraction method to install iOS 12.1 to iOS 12.1.3 Jailbreak apps including Cydia.

The developer Ru$za confirmed that he has updated the Anzhuang compatibility for the latest iOS 12.1.4 version too.

Also, Ru$za confirmed almost all Anzhuang apps are working properly with iOS 12, iOS 12.0.1, iOS 12.1, iOS 12.1.1 & iOS 12.1.2 jailbreak until now without any issues.

Download Anzhuang

Anzhuang is not available with the Apple app store. English version of Anzhuang is available with 3rd party stores such as zJailbreakXabsi or iExtras. Also you can download Anzhuang from 123 Apps. Click above button for Installation.

Device Compatibility

iPhone Xs, iPhone Xs Max, iPhone XR, iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 7 & 7 Plus, iPhone 6S & 6S Plus, iPhone 6 & 6 Plus, iPhone SE, iPhone 5S

iPad Pro 2nd gen, iPad Pro 1st gen, 10.5-inch iPad Pro, 9.7-inch iPad Pro, iPad Air 2, iPad Air, iPad 6th gen, iPad 5th gen, iPad mini 4, iPad mini 3, iPad mini 2

iPod 6th Gen

How to Install Jailbreak apps from Anzhuang

Follow this guide to install Jailbreak apps for iOS 12.1 – iOS 12.1.4 devices using Anzhuang Jailbreak app installer.

Step 01 – Open Anzhuang app on your device. Then click on the “Browse the Jailbreak app list”

Step 02 – Select any app category from the drop down menu and tap on the Generate Code. Copy the code.

Step 03 – Go to Anzhuang app again and paste the copied code.

Step 04 – Tap on “Install” –> “Allow” –> “Install” –> “Enter passcode” –> “Install” –> “Done” to complete the app installation.

Repeat the same method to install any number of iOS 12.1 / iOS 12.1.1 / iOS 12.1.2 / iOS 12.1.3 / iOS 12.1.4 jailbreak apps to your device.

Install Cydia for iOS 12.1 – iOS 12.1.4 from Anzhuang

Step 01 – Install Anzhuang from zJailbreak, Xabsi or iExtras App stores using the above buttons.

Step 02 – Open Anzhuang app → Browse the Jailbreak app list → Jailbreak apps → Cydia → Generate Code.

Step 03 – Go to Anzhuang app again and Paste the copied Cydia code into it.

Step 04 – Click “Install” → “Allow”→ “Install”→ Enter device passcode→ “Install”–> “Done” to complete the Cydia installation.

tw3lve Jailbreak for iOS 12 – iOS 12.1.2

New developer known as Conor (twitter name – @ConorTheDev) has announced a new tw3lve Jailbreak for iOS 12 – iOS 12.1.2.

According to the developer it is a drama-free and user-driven Jailbreak and It installs Sileo or Cydia on your iOS 12 – iOS 12.1.2 running iPhone or iPad using the same tool.

He has the public tw3lve IPA on Github too.

However, Unc0ver developer says tw3lve is a copy of open-source unc0ver jailbreak tool. Also he strictly advises to stay away from this tw3lve Jailbreak.

Osiris Jailbreak for iOS 12.1.2 to iOS 12.1 by GeoSn0w

Famous hacker GeoSnow@FCE365 released Alpha version of Osiris 12JB tool for iOS 12.1.2 to iOS 12 jailbreak. According to his twitter, all the versions from iOS 12 to iOS 12.1.2 can be jailbroken with this OsirisJailbreak12. It works on all the 64-bit devices running iOS 12.1.2, iOS 12.1, iOS 12.0.1, iOS 12 except iOS 12.1.3.

Device Compatibility

iPhone XR, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, Phone 7 & 7 Plus, iPhone 6S & 6S Plus, iPhone 6 & 6 Plus, iPhone SE, iPhone 5S
iPad Mini 2 / iPad Mini 3 / iPad Mini 4/iPad Air /iPad Air 2 /iPad Pro
iPod Touch 6G

He informed that it can sideload Osiris 12JB.IPA with the Cydia Impactor tool. But it is still under construction mode. Here is the guide. You can follow it to continue the jailbreak process without any issue or any harm.

Step guide

Step 01 – Download the Osiris Jailbreak IPA and Cydia Impactor from the following links. You may download the Cydia Impactor tool according to your Computer.

Osiris IPA

Cydia Impactor

Step 02 – Run the Cydia Impactor tool from the Computer.

Step 03 – Drag & drop the downloaded Osiris Jailbreak IPA file into the Cydia Impactor tool.

Step 04 – Now, check the device Homescreen. It will be available on the Osiris Jailbreak app.

Step 05 – Launch the Osiris app from your device and Tap the jailbreak button.

Step 06 – Now your device gets the tfp0 root access.

Step 07 – Then it will escape Sandbox. Finally, your device will reboot.

Electralyzed Jailbreak Wizard

Electralyzed Jailbreak Wizard is the easiest way to find the most suitable jailbreak solution for your iPhone or iPad. It has categorized all the jailbreak IPAs or Jailbreak app installation methods according to the device and the device model.

Electralyzed Jailbreak Wizard allows you to find the most suitable iOS 12.1 – iOS 12.1.4 jailbreak solution according to your iPhoneiPad or iPod touch model.

Just visit the Electralyzed Website.

Then you have to provide your device, device model and the running version on it. Click the Find jailbreak for me button to get the iOS 12.1 Jailbreak solutions.

iOS 12.1 to iOS 12.1.4 Untethered /Semi-Untethered Jailbreak Approaches

As we discussed above there are several Jailbreak app installation solutions available for iOS 12.1 to 12.1.4. But Untethered / Semi-Untethered Jailbreak is not available for these versions yet.

Several hackers have released unofficial Untethered & Semi-Untethered Jailbreak releases for iOS 12.1 to iOS 12.1.2.

Keen Lab Jailbreak

  • First time they have demonstrated Jailbreak iPhone XS Max running iOS 12.1 at PoC 2018 conference.
  • Keen is the first team who jailbreak A12 bionic chip.

Download iOS 12.1 Jailbreak demonstration IPAs from the following links.

Unofficial keen iOS 12.1 IPA

Ziyu repo link –

Umang Raghuvanshi Jailbreak

Umang Raghuvanshi is an Indian hacker who attends iOS 12.1 Jailbreak. According to his tweet and research report he could release the iOS 12.1 / iOS 12.1.1 Untethered / Semi-Untethered jailbreak.

Download iOS 12.1 Jailbreak demonstration IPAs from the following links.

Unofficial iOS 12.1 IPA

Ziyu repo link –

The Following are concepts for iOS 12.1 to iOS 12.1.4 Untethered / Semi-Untethered Jailbreak by popular teams.

Pandora Jailbreak by Alibaba Security Lab

Alibaba’s Pandora security experts have jailbreak iOS 12 public release within 24 hrs from Apple officially release. They used their Pandora Jailbreak method. Previously they Jailbroken the iOS 11.1, iOS 11.2 & iOS 11.2.1 versions. So we can expect iOS 12.1 to iOS 12.1.4 Jailbreak from Ali’s Security team. However, they won’t release it to the public.

Yalu Jailbreak by Luca Todesco

After a long time Luca (Qwertyoruiop) attended iOS 12 jailbreak. He has bypassed all the security in iOS 12 final version running A12 and S4 system. Also he demonstrated about iOS 12 Jailbreak using its 12 beta. Nowadays he is active in the Jailbreak community. So we can keep hopes about him. He will use this iOS 12.1 version for his research and will apply his method for iOS 12.1 Jailbreak too. If it releases iOS 12.1, definitely it will be compatible with iOS 12.1.1 Jailbreak, iOS 12.1.2 Jailbreak, iOS 12.1.3 Jailbreak & iOS 12.1.4 Jailbreak too.

iOS 12.1 – iOS 12.1.4 Jailbreak News

  • Electra iOS 12 Jailbreak

iOS 12 Electra Jailbreak is now ready for public release. According to developers now all the bugs are fixed. It seems Electra iOS 12 comes with the Sileo package manager. This will be compatible with iOS 12 to iOS 12.1.2 devices. The Sileo team has published a video about testing speed performance of Electra running iPhone X.

The developer of Electra Cool star achieved root access on iOS 12.1.1 several months ago. He has published a screenshot on his twitter ac.

Electra Jailbreak initially released for iOS 11 to iOS 11.1.2 and later Electra updated for iOS 11.2 – iOS 11.4.1 Jailbreak. So we can expect Electra jailbreak for iOS 12.1 & higher very soon.

  • S0rryMybad’s ‏Remote Jailbreak demonstration

SorryMybad has published a rjb demo (stage 2) video to the Chinese site. Further, he says he will not release exploit codes and exploit details. According to their blog he explains “how to get the tfp0 to exploit details on A12” from this stage 2.

Previously, SorryMybad (@S0rryMybad) has published the screenshot of a bug (PoC) via his twitter account that he used to find the exploit for iOS 12.1. Also he hinted that the same exploit will work on jailbreak iOS 12.1.2 and earlier versions.

Even Apple released iOS 12.1.3 before S0rryMybad’s twitter announcement, he didn’t mention that the same exploit will work or not on iOS 12.1.3 version. Therefore, it can guess Apple has patched the bug which is found from S0rryMybad existing on iOS 12 to iOS 12.1.2 by releasing iOS 12.1.3.

Here is the screenshot of a PoC bug on A12.

  • Brandon Azad’s exploit of iOS 12.1.2

Brandon Azad(@_bazad) has found a kernel exploit on A12 devices running iOS 12.1.2 version.

Min Zheng also retweets about this iOS 12 Jailbreak. Many famous hackers such as Pwn20wnd, GeoSnow, Jake James are referring to this.

As well rumors say this is the exploit S0rryMybad’s going to use for his iOS 12.1.2 jailbreak. However, SorryMybad is a senior iOS researcher / hacker working for the 360 Vulcan team when we compare with Brandon. He found much vulnerability / exploit on various iOS versions before this.

Refer to the following tweet extracted from Brandon’s twitter ac.

  • Exploit found in iOS 12.1 & iOS 12.1.2 versions

Browsers & iOS /MacOS kernel, 360 Vulcan, Pwn2Own & Mobile Pwn2Own Weibo member SorryMybad (@S0rryMybad) found exploit in iOS 12.1 version and He tweeted about that 16th of November 2018.

He has updated the same news again on the third of January 2019 by pointing out the same bug issue still available on the latest iOS 12.1.2 version. Also he confirmed that the same bug will work under A12 devices.

The most important thing is this exploit will convert to the kernel task port (tfp0). Then It will apply the jailbreak patches from the kernel task port. GeoSn0w (@FCE365) has confirmed it by replying to SorryMybad’s twitter. Both of them advise users to stay iOS 12.1.2 for jailbreak.

  • Privilege escalation bug in iOS 12.1 & below

Security researcher Jann Horn of Google Project Zero has released a privilege escalation bug in iOS 12.1 & below versions. He published it after Apple publicly released iOS 12.1.1 to patch the bug. This bug may be able to execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges. It is mentioned in Apple’s iOS 12.1.1 security content.

  • A Potential iOS 12.1 Public Jailbreak?

Safari exploits for iOS 12.1 have been released. This vulnerability patched on iOS 12.1.1 and affects iOS 12.1 and below versions only. Developer and security researcher Linus Henze has made public the exploit. This exploit can be potentially used for an iOS 12 to iOS 12.1 Jailbreak. This exploitation is similar to Samuel Groß’s (@5aelo) exploit for CVE-2018-4233@5aelo)

iOS 12.1 Jailbreak scams

Unfortunately, this is the biggest threat for the Jailbreak community at this time. You can find thousands of fake / scam Jailbreaks on the Internet (Especially from Youtube videos.)

We could find hundreds of fake iOS 12.1 Jailbreak methods from Youtube/Google.

  • CPA Jailbreak scams

Most fake Jailbreaks offer CPA Jailbreak scams. Almost each of these kinds of scammers pretend that they have the online untethered jailbreak for iOS 12.1.

They ask you to visit a website and tap the “Jailbreak” button to proceed with the Jailbreak.

Then, you must download an App Store app to complete the online survey or register your mobile number on their fake subscription service to continue the Jailbreak or install Cydia after the Jailbreak.

Nothing will be installed to your device after these Fake Jailbreak processes. Scammers make commision from these CPA services. You will waste your time.

  • Jailbreak membership scams

In these scams, scammer websites sell lifetime or yearly/monthly membership. You must pay for them to access their member’s area.

But unfortunately, they don’t have any Jailbreak tools/methods for iOS 12.1. Some sites provide free Ziyu or Anzhuang in their membership.

Most Jailbreak fans are leaving the Jailbreak community because of these jailbreak scams.

You could find so many iOS 12.1 Jailbreak scams on the Internet. Some of these scammers are very creative and it’s hard to recognize their scams.

Senumy Jailbreak scam finder

We found a great website where you can detect Jailbreak scams very easily.

Senumy is a Sweden based English website.

If you find an iOS 12.1, iOS 12.1.1, iOS 12.1.2, iOS 12.1.3 or iOS 12.1.4 Jailbreak solution, just copy paste the URL or name on to find it the scam or legit.

Most famous iOS 12.1 Jailbreak scams.


Jailbreak iPhone XS / Max / XR

iPhone XS, Max & XR are the latest iPhones which are introduced with the iOS 12 release. These have the most powerful  A12 bionic. According to iOS experts, it is hard to Jailbreak this A12 because it removes exploit vectors. However all these are valid until its release. Pangu team Jailbreak it for the very first time as soon as it was released. That means the Pangu team achieves iOS 12 running iPhone XS jailbreak. Later, many hackers achieved Jailbreak A12 devices. Now it has A12 jailbreak up to iOS 13.3 with Unc0ver.

Sileo Package Manager

Electra Team has released Cydia replacement package manager as Sileo, because there has been no Cydia update from Saurik for a Long time. However, it is compatible with iOS 11 onwards. Also, it is compatible with all Cydia packages and Repos and it accessible Cydia purchases through Sileo. Sileo is now available with Electra repo and Chimera repo.

3rd Party Extensions

Popular Hackers and iOS developers have created a 123 community to develop 3rd Party extensions. They have developed a few 3rd party extensions for all latest iOS versions such as iOS 12.1.4, iOS 12.1.3, iOS 12.1.2 & iOS 12.1. These are very valuable when it has no semi-untethered or untethered Jailbreak for iOS releases. Because these extensions allow you to customize your device in many ways. iExtras, Xabsi, zJailbreak, Apricot, 123 App, iNifty and Flemino are some popular 3rd Party extensions maintained by the 123 community.

Online Jailbreak

It has several methods to jailbreak iPhone, iPad or iPod without Computer. This is the easiest method to jailbreak any iOS versions. Silzee completes the online jailbreak process for every semi untethered and untethered Jailbreak methods such as Electra, Unc0ver, DoubleH3lix, G0blin. Anzhuang also provides an online jailbreak solution for the latest iOS versions. Now, there are many scam online Jailbreaks and Stay away from these scam sites.