Can I Jailbreak iOS 8.4.1?
Apple released the new firmware for its mobile devices. Should I update to iOS 8.4.1? This is the most common question users keep asking with the new launch. Mainly this is because of the iOS 8.4.1 jailbreak possibilities. Is it possible to use TaiG or PP jailbreak tools on this most recent operating system or not?
A lot of Apple fans were waiting for iOS 8.1.3 jailbreak for months in a row. No one knew if the tool could be present before iOS 9 release. Finally, after iOS 8.3 become public TaiG team of hackers introduced iOS 8.1.3 – 8.3 solution that also worked on the next iOS 8.4 version. PP Jailbreak team joined this game soon by offering an alternative program that also supported all these firmwares on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch and worked on both Windows and Mac platforms.
Can I jailbreak iOS 8.4.1? Unfortunately, Apple patched some of the exploits there were used in the untethering tools and you can no longer use the current TaiG program to perform the jailbreak of this version. PP tool also doesn’t support it so you have to wait for hackers to upgrade their solutionis and offer a new update that can hack the new mobile OS.
It is best to be attentive now and download tweaks from trusted sources only if you are running iOS 8.4 and don’t want to be forced to restore to iOS 8.4.1 and lose your jailbreak state. Keep in mind that Apple will not sign iOS 8.4 forever. In a week or two weeks from now the company will stop signing it and it will impossible to downgrade 8.4.1 to 8.4.
It is also great if you could save iOS 8.4 SHSH blobs for future use. If ever Redsn0w is updated you might be able to restore to this firmware in case iOS 9 and 8.4.1 cannot be jailbroken for a long time. Apple is now doing everything to make the process complicated so it takes hackers much time to find new exploits and take advantage of them.