KeenLab Jailbreak

KeenLab Jailbreak

Liang Chen achieved iOS 12.2 Jailbreak on iPhone XS Max.

As well they KeenLab demonstrated many iOS versions jailbreak at security conferences worldwide.

They have shown a demo of Jailbreak iOS 12.1, iOS 12 beta 1, iOS 11.3.1, iOS 11.1.1, iOS 11 and iOS 10.3.2 versions using the same Keen IPA based method so far.

iOS 12.2 Jailbreak Demo at InfiltrateCon 2019

Head of KeenLab, Liang Chen has Jailbreak iOS 12.2 on iPhone XS Max, with PAC and APRR bypass. He install Cydia on iOS 12.2 by completing keen jailbreak process on iPhone XS Max. This time demonstrated for Infiltrate Conference 2019 held on 02nd-03rd May in Fontainebleau Hotel at Miami Beach, Florida, USA. He has published this demo video on youtube.

iOS 12.1 Jailbreak Demo at PoC 2018

Again Liang Chen hit the jailbreak community. He has achieved iOS 12.1 jailbreak running iPhone Xs. He demonstrated this iOS 12.1 Keen Jailbreak at PoC 2018 held on 8th-9th Nov at The-K Hotel. Before participating in this conference, he has informed about this via his twitter account that he has jailbroken iOS 12 on iPhone XS.

iOS 12 beta 1 Jailbreak Demo by Liang Chen

This time Liang Chen & Marco Grassi demonstrated iOS 12 Jailbreak at RECon conference in Montreal. Liang Chen has published a youtube video of Jailbreak iOS 12 beta 1 running iPhone X via his official Twitter page. He shows the iOS versions cleary, and He launches helloworld 711 Jailbreak app through the device. Once complete helloworld 711 jailbreak iOS 12 process, Cydia will appear his device homescreen.

iOS 11.3.1 Jailbreak Demo at InfiltrateCon 2018

Keen lab always hit the jailbreak community by jailbreaking the latest version as soon as Apple released. This time they jailbreak the iOS 11.3.1 version at Infiltrate Security Conference which was held on 26th -27th April 2018 at Fontainebleau Hotel. Liang Chen demonstrated iOS 11.3.1 Jailbreak using iPhone X. This will compatible with iOS 11.3 jailbreak too.

However, they did not mention about the public release of this Keen iOS 11.3.1 Jailbreak.

iOS 11.1.1 Jailbreak Demo at PoC 2017

Leader of Keen Security Lab Liang Chen demonstrated about “A Hacking and Security Story from Post iOS 10 to 11” at the PoC 2017. Most important thing is he jailbreak the iOS 11.1.1 version. Liang did this using iPhoneX and reveal the iPhone X Jailbreak possibility.

PoC : PoC 2017 held on 9th-10th November 2017 in Seoul, Korea. POC is an international security & hacking conference organized by Korean hackers & security experts. It was started in 2006.

Tencent KeenLab Jailbreak Demo at MOSEC 2017

KeenLab focused most important revelation for the future jailbreak at the MOSEC 2017. Co-Founder of Keen Security Lab Liang Chen revealed the Apple’s security enhancements via iOS 10 releases. Even if Apple has improved iOS kernel security on iOS 10.1, iOS 10.1.1, iOS 10.2, iOS 10.2.1, iOS 10.3, iOS 10.3.1, iOS 10.3.2, iOS 10.3.3 versions harder, he has found some of the security issues of them. According to Liang Chen, it was possible to jailbreak iOS 11 beta versions as well. He has proved all these security issues by showing system root jailbreak installing Cydia. Liang Chen successfully demonstrated three jailbroken devices as follows.

Watch the following keen lab iOS 11/iOS 10.3.2 jailbreak demonstrate video.

MOSEC  : The Mobile Security Conference (MOSEC) is organized by the collaboration of Pangu Team (Chinese programming team who developed Pangu jailbreak tools) and PoC (International security & hacking conference in Korea).

It was first started in 2015. MOSEC concern on the latest research topics in the field of mobile security, exchanging information between researchers and professionals.

MOSEC 2017 held on 23rd June 2017 at the Grand Kempinski Hotel, in Shanghai, China. Many security researchers deliver the speeches and demos about various topics relevant to Mobile Security in this field. Speakers are Liang Chen, Hao Chen, Wanqiao Zhang, Peter Kamensky, Luca Todesco, Yulong Zhang, Tao & WeiMax Bazaliy.PoC has experience in the field since 2006, and same Sponsors and Media Supporters are existing MOSEC 2017.

About the KeenLab 

The well-known security research group, Tencent of Keen Security Lab, was converted by Keen Team in January 2016. The team concentrates on leading security research of computers/ mobile operating systems, applications, cloud computing, IOT Smart devices.

Over the past three years, Keen Security Lab has taken a firm research results on mobile security and IOT security, and these are recognized by software / Internet vendors and the security community around the world.

Keen Security Lab team members have in 4 years consecutive eight winner titles in computer hacking contest Pwn2Own. As well they incorporated with Tencent PC Manager team to win Master of Pwn title in Pwn2Own 2016. As well Keen Lab awarded the Master of Pwn 2017. They demonstrated some unique exploits.

Jailbreak History of Keen Lab

Keen_lab planned to release jailbreak tool for iOS 9. iOS 9.1 jailbreak is their first attempt.Those days they appeared as K33nTeam. Because of Apple’s higher security, KeenTeam was unable to release any jailbreak tool for iOS 9. As well they requested to partners such as Pangu Taig to joined with them to release the new jailbreak tool. Unfortunately, no one supported them at that time. However, K33nTeam released Android PingPong Root tool for Samsung Galaxy S6 device at that stage.

iOS 13 – iOS 13.2 Jailbreak

Apple released major iOS 13 with long awaited Dark mode & many impressive features. Now iOS 13.1, iOS 13.1.1, iOS 13.1.2, iOS 13.1.3 & iOS 13.2 beta also available. However, as soon as iOS 13 beta released it was exploited by eminent hacker Sparky, then iOS 13 beta by Luca Todesco. Also, Sparkey confirmed tfp0 working on iOS 13 final version running A13 device too. There are few iOS 13 JailbreakiOS 13.1 – iOS 13.1.3 jailbreak & iOS 13.2 Jailbreak solutions available by now. Hexxa plus, Trimgo virtual Jailbreak are some of them.  

iOS 12 – iOS 12.4.2 Jailbreak

Chimera Jailbreak & Unc0ver Jailbreak available to jailbreak iOS 12.4 & iOS 12.2 to iOS 12. Rootless JB is another jailbreak method for iOS 12 to iOS 12.1.2 jailbreak. However you can install Cydia on these versions using Unc0ver only. Chimera installs Sileo and Rootless does not install any of App managers. 

It has various jailbreak app installation methods for iOS 12.3 to iOS 12.3.2, iOS 12.4.1, iOS 12.4.2 versions. Hexxa is compatible with all iOS 12.3, iOS 12.3.1, iOS 12.3.2, iOS 12.4.1, iOS 12.4.2. Bregxi is a new method to install iOS 12.3 – iOS 12.3.2 jailbreak apps as well as iOS 12.4.1 / iOS 12.4.2 Jailbreak apps.

Other than the above jailbreak, you can install jailbreak apps for your iOS 12 to iOS 12.1.4 devices using Ziyu, Anzhuang, Yuxigon & Apricot virtual jailbreak.

iOS 11.2.5 Jailbreak

Cool star’s Electra jailbreak available to Jailbreak iOS 11.2.5. Unc0ver Jailbreak also supported with iOS 11.2.5. As well, dev code extraction method and UDID Registration methods available to install jailbreak apps for iOS 11.2.5. Go to iOS 11.2.5 jailbreak page for more details. 

Cydia for iOS 11.2.2

You can install Cydia on iOS 11.2.2 using Electra jailbreak or unc0ver Jailbreak. Velonzy and Anzhuang are available as jailbreak alternative solution for iOS 11.2.2. However, this is limited functions Cydia. Still, there is no any other jailbreak for iOS 11.2.2 to install full functional Cydia. 

Saigon Jailbreak

iOS 10.2.1 Jailbreak is available with Saigon tool now. All the 64-bit devices running iOS 10.2.1 version can jailbreak as Semi – Untethered to install full functional Cydia. 

Yalu Jailbreak

Yalu102 Jailbreak support to install Cydia for iOS 10-iOS 10.2 versions. Other than Yalu102, it is available another few Yalu jailbreak tools supports to jailbreak the latest iOS versions. Click here to get all the Yalu jailbreak supports ever including online based Cydia reactive tool, Yalu extra_recipe+yaluX Jailbreak tool and more.


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