The early iOS 7.1.1 jailbreak untethered presented by Chinese hackers make people happy and scared at once. Some were eager to run the new jailbreak for iOS 7.1.1 iPhone 4 / 4S / 5 / 5S / 5c and others decide to wait until another solution is present by trusted source.
Evad3rs, iH8sn0w and others are silent at the moment. They seem to be working on the new development and at the same time they are good at jailbreaking their personal gadgets only. The public haven’t seen any new public developments from them but everyone is waiting and hoping that iOS 8 jailbreak will follow the official firmware release this fall.
While you have a good opportunity of running jailbreak for iOS 7.1.1 with untethered status [meaning you can easily reboot without losing the jailbreak until you install the newer firmware version], we wish to know whether you are eager to take this opportunity or not.
Are you afraid of running the Chinese exploit or will you wait for another jailbreak for iOS 7.1.1 iPhone 5 and other smartphone models? Do you trust Pangu from China or not?
How much do you like to stay jailbroken with Cydia store and multiple opportunities of installing different third-party applications, games and hacks?
If you jailbroke at once and didn’t know about one box you had to uncheck, you can fix the problem with having one pirated app store on your smartphone. This is not too difficult as Taig can be removed if you follow the instruction on how to delete PPSync from iPhone jailbroken with Pangu. This doesn’t take much time and you have no problems at all. Cydia will stay on your Home screen.
Besides, as iH8sn0w and MuscleNerd tweeted after Pangu was launched, this program is safe to use as it comes with no spyware / malware.
A Chinese group of hackers Pangu presented their Pangu jailbreak for iOS 7.1.1 devices which is untethered and proved to work for a lot of users with the iPhone 5S, 5c, 5, 4S and 4. There is one little trick though that you can do to make everything work better. You need to remove PPSync from your gadget. We’ll explain what this is and how to delete it.
The new jailbreak is in Chinese and it has some strange checkbox on the same screen where you see the black jailbreak button. As some experts believe, this checkbox can harm you. Besides, if you forget to uncheck it, it will install the store with pirated applications on your iPhone or iPad.
PPSyng remove is advised to users who wish to avoid any bugs and problems. As noted by angelXwind developer, you should not check the box during jailbreak. Otherwise, you will install the PPSync which is similar to AppSync but is in Chinese. If you have checked the weird box following untethered iOS 7.1.1 jailbreak guide, you should take these steps to fix everything.
How to Remove PPSync from a Jailbroken iOS 7.1.1 iDevice
Step 1. Go to Manage tab to add the new repo to Cydia. Select Sources – Edit and click Add to add http://cydia.angelxwind.net/ a the new repository.
Step 2. Download http://cydia.angelxwind.net/?page/net.angelxwind.completeppsyncremover from the jailbreak store and install it on your gadget.
Step 3. You can now open Settings and go to General – Profiles to delete PPStore from your Cydia app store. You will see the 25pp profile. If you don’t have it, don’t worry, continue with this instruction.
Step 4. Uninstall Complete PPSync Remover restores/Library/LaunchDaemons/com.apple.mobile.installd.plist and enjoy staying safe and jailbroken on iOS 7.1.1 with Pangu.
We haven’t expected to see 7.1.1 jailbreak release so soon. All famous hackers made no promises about it but only demonstrated their jailbroken gadgets. Users couldn’t wait to see the untethered iOS 7.1.1 jailbreak which surfaced in… you won’t believe it, China!
Chinese hackers developed a public tool that can untether your iDevice. Even famous iOS devs tweeted that the new tool is not problematic. Some users have already taken a risk and run the jailbreak getting Cydia on their latest firmware.
Unexpected Jailbreak Release for iOS 7.1.1 in China
The tool is not difficult to use. It should work on two operating system versions: 7.1 and 7.1.x. All smartphones that support the new 7 firmware can be jailbroken. Pangu has a little trick you should know about. It will ask you to change the date on your smartphone during the procedure. Everything else is similar to other exploits.
You are highly advised to do these simple things before beginning to risk and use the jailbreaking tool. You should turn off your passcode option, backup the gadget and update iTunes to the most recent release.
To jailbreak 7.1.1 firmware, you should download Pangu from the hackers’ website here [http://dl.pangu.25pp.com/jb/Pangu_v1.0.exe]. This link supports only Windows platform.
Step 1. Take your smartphone and connect it through USB into your PC. Don’t forget about backup.
Step 2. Launch 7.1.1 Pangu jailbreak file. Since you are on Windows computer, user Run as Administrator tool.
Step 3. To begin jailbreaking, pres on the big black button [it is very important to uncheck the box to the left of the black button]. Since this is the Chinese app, some pictures might confuse you.
Step 4. The program needs you to change the Date & Time to June 2 through Settings – General menu.
Step 5. Pangu icon will be on your device. Click on it and the program will finish jailbreaking by installing Cydia store.