GeoHot Release ActiveRoot To Easily Root The Samsung Galaxy S4 [How To]

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Hacker GeoHot is known for jumping around various hacking scenes. He first started off working with iOS releasing numerous Jailbreaks, then transitioned into hacking the PlayStation and now it looks like he is getting into creating Android roots. According to a thread on the XDA Developer Forums GeoHot has released a root as a single […]

Jay Freeman (Saurik) Has Jailbroken Google Glass Just Days After Its Release To Developers


With Google Glass being released to developers only days ago, it was only a matter of time before someone rooted it. I bet you wouldn’t have guessed it would have been Jay Freeman, otherwise known as Saurik however. Speaking to Forbes, Freeman said “It took me two hours while I was having dinner with friends […]

Reminder: Change Your Root SSH Password On iPhone, iPad Or iPod Touch After You Jailbreak iOS 6.x [How To]


With every new Jailbreak release there is always a lot of new people who Jailbreak their devices and forget about one important step. Heck, I bet even a lot of individuals who have Jailbroken in the past forget about it. Just what is this important step? Well, changing your SSH (root) password. A couple questions […]

How To: CF-Auto-Root Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 P5110 [GUIDE]


The Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 P5110 recently received a firmware update that brought about a lot of new features. However, to install ROMS, apps and other tweaks that are unavailable on the official Google Play Store, you need the device to be rooted. Thanks to XDA Developers’ member Chainfire, it’s now possible to root the […]

Root Any Android Device With The Root Transmission App [How-To Guide]


iJailbreak has already covered a lot about rooting. We told you why it’s important and the features you’ll get by rooting your device. If you are unaware, rooting lets you install different kinds of custom ROMs, which give you a taste of an upcoming firmware update in advance. Usually, rooting is done through tools like […]

With The Rise of BYOD, Android Phones Are Now The Biggest Malware Target?

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I generally take threat reports from security companies like SophosLabs with a grain of salt. Sure, the researchers behind companies like SophosLabs are the most likely to know the goings-on in the world of computer-viruses and blackhat crime, but they also have incentive to spread concern about cyber crime since they’re selling a solution. With […]

How To: Root Sony Xperia T LT30p [Tutorial]


We recently wrote on how to install ClockworkMod Recovery on the Sony Xperia T LT30p. Today we have another guide for this handset. This time around we are going to show you how to gain root access to the device. XDA Developers’ member, Bin4ry has developed a rooting method which is easy to follow. It’s a […]

Check Out iJailbreak’s New Plethora Of Jailbreaking And Rooting Knowledge


iJailbreak has recently took to the challenge of re-doing our main how to sections to make them up-to-date, but more importantly to make them much more useful. How did we do this? Well, we added a plethora of knowledge that will be sure to help first-timers learn some of the key concepts of Jailbreaking and […]

How To: Root LG Nexus 4 Android 4.2 Jelly Bean [TUTORIAL]


LG’s Nexus 4 is the current device that is coming pre-loaded with the latest android operating system (OS), Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. Due to an open-source community the device has already been rooted and now a lot of customization will be done to it over the next few months. The credit goes to XDA Developers’ member […]

How To: Install ClockworkMod Recovery And Root Galaxy S2 i9100 [GUIDE]


Chainfire has made a solution that allows Galaxy S2 users to gain root access on the XXLPQ firmware. XDA Developers’ member CF-Root also brings BusyBox, ClockworkMod Recovery and SuperSU support. For those who don’t know, rooting gives one the power to customize your device. Although it technically voids the warranty, you can revert back to stock firmware to […]