Houdini Semi Jailbreak
HoudiniX is semi Jailbreak for iOS 12 to 12.1.2.
All iPhones and iPad including iPhone XS, XS max and XR, iPhone X, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 8, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 7, iPad Pro, 2nd gen, iPad Pro 1st gen, iPad Pro.
Step 01 - Download HoudiniX Semi Jailbreak IPA and Cydia Impactor from above links.
Step 02 - Connect your device to the computer and Open Cydia Impactor.
Step 03 - Drag the downloaded HoudiniX IPA onto the Cydia impactor. It’s need to provide your Apple ID and Password to start the sideload process.
Step 04 - Once process complete HoudiniX App will appear on your iOS 12 device homescreen.
Step 05 - Now run the HoudiniX app from your device and it will take a few times run the exploit fetching the packages. Once complete it, you can customize your device using HoudiniX. Let's try one.
Step 06 - To customize the boot logo tap on Packages --> Utilities --> Bootlogo --> select the logo --> confirm --> reboot. When respring you can see the customize boot logo on your iOS 12 devices.
You can add any of the following feature same as the above step using HoudiniX app.
Popular Features of Houdini
* Disable system updates.
* Hide app icon labels and respring the device.
* Theme for the keys on the passcode screen.
* Changing the badge count colour.
* Blocking System-wide ads.
* Change device display resolution.
* Changing the Emoji fonts.
* Themes for Sliders and Control center icons.
New HoudiniX is modified version of original Houdini. It is developed by Conor / @ConorTheDev.
Original Houdini developed by software developer/researcher Abraham Masri @cheesecakeufo. It initially released for the iOS 10. X (except 10.3.3), and upgraded the compatibility of Houdini for iOS 11 to iOS 11.1.2 using Ian beer exploit. Later he updated Houdini Semi Jailbreak as Beta 3 to install jailbreak apps for iOS 11.2 to iOS 11.3.1 versions.
You must have installed zJailbreak, Xabsi or iExtras app store to download Anzhuang iOS 12 online Jailbreak app installer.
Step 01 - Tap the above zJailbreak link or Xabsi link or iExtras link to download Anzhuang to your iOS 12 device. Then click the “Install Now” and Enter device passcode.
Step 02 - Then find Anzhuang from zJailbreak or Xabsi or iExtras app store. Tap the install button and enter your iPhone / iPad passcode and install the Anzhuang.
Step 03 - Now you can install Cydia and jailbreak apps on your iOS 12 device using Anzhuang.
You must visit above links from your device Safari web browser to install above app stores.
You must provide your device passcode to complete the installation process.
Compatible Previous versions
Anzhuang initially released for iOS 10.2. Since then it is the best jailbreak app installer for latest iOS versions up to iOS 12.1.4.
Currently Anzhuang is the best jailbreak app installer for iOS 12.1.4 & iOS 12.1.3 because there is no untethered or semi untethered jailbreak for these versions to install Cydia yet.
Russian hacker ru$za found this method for the very first time and Chinese hacking team upgraded the method to Anzhuang app. It is based on the developer code extraction method. This Chinese team continuously updates the Anzhuang app against every latest iOS releases.
Ritz Jailbreak (Semi Jailbreak)
Step 02 - Plug your device into the computer and Launch Cydia impactor from the computer.
Step 03 - Drag the Ritz.IPA onto Cydia Impactor and enter your Apple ID when prompted.
Step 04 - Once Complete the side load process app should appear on your device homescreen.
Step 01 - First you need to download the Ritz Jailbreak IPA and Cydia impactor from using above links. (Ritz Jailbreak is a beta version, download it at your own risk)
Download - Ritz IPA and Cydia Impactor.
Compatibility - All latest iPhones, iPads, and iPod touches running iOS 12.
Step 05 - Before launch, the app navigates to Settings General, Profiles & Device Management and Trust, the developer.
Step 06 - Launch Ritz app from your device. Press the Jailbreak Now button to jailbreak iOS 12.
Step 07 - Once Ritz Jailbreak has succeeded device will respring. Now you can add following Ritz Jailbreak features and many more.
Step 08 - To add themes tap on Packages ---> Themes ---> tap on the desired theme ---> Install ---> Respring Now. You can see the new theme on iOS 12 device.
Step 10 - To bounce the notification tap on Packages --> Utilities --> Bounce Notification --> Change the bounce interval --> Apply and Respring. Check your home screen to see the bounce notification on iOS 12 device.
Ritz Jailbreak Features
Step 09 - To customize the icon tap on Packages --> Utilities --> Icon Customizer --> Change the custom icon Layout rows/columns --> Apply and Respring. Check your home screen to see the new icon on iOS 12 device.
Ritz Jailbreak brings impressive iOS 12 device customization features as follows.
||Add Theme for the passcode screen /Sliders/Control centre icons
||Users can Change device display resolution
||Allows to Change the badge count colour
||Can be rename/change Icons labels & 3D touch
||Badge count colour change
||Respring/Clean system/reboot option
Min (Spark) Zheng & Xiaolong Bai iOS Senior Security engineers at Alibaba released a video on Weibo Chinese site.
According to video, it clearly shows the iOS versions going through the Settings. Then opens the jailbreak app called “Pandora” from the device homescreen and follow up the few steps to complete the Jailbreak.
According to Pandora lab, Apple has patched following vulnerabilities by releasing iOS 12 final versions.
AMFID signature hijacking” and “Fake trust cache” techniques for defeating code signing.
forged valid mnt_data” and “delete /disk0s1s1 snapshot” techniques for accessing the root directory as read/write
It is further stated, if Apple patched lot of bugs every time and their mobile operating system is not fully protected yet.
However they did not public the IPA yet. We will update the download link as soon as they released the IPA.
iOS 12 jailbreak is released with Flux
Justin Proulx /@JustinAlexP announced that they have released iOS 12 - iOS 12.1.2 jailbreak by @AppleBetasDev, @nullriver and himself before the new year and it'll be updated with Sileo in the next couple weeks.
Don’t get excited about this iOS 12 jailbreak with Flux since it is fake. It has been confirmed by themselves on the first day of the new year. It was prank jailbreak which is created just for fun.
Unc0ver Jailbreak developer also tweeted as stay away from fake iOS 12 Jailbreak related this news.
However, finally, they have open-sourced it and released to the Github, because if someone wants to make real jailbreak out of that, it will be useful. Skillful Jailbreak developer can be converted it to real Flux jailbreak for iOS 12 Jailbreak.