Here we go again to speak about the notorious Chinese hacking team Pangu, the group is time popular for his ability to jailbreak Apple devices. This time the experts presented a jailbreak for iOS 12 running on the latest iPhone XS.
The last jailbreak for Apple iOS devised by the Pangu team was released in October 2015, when the expert published the untethered jailbreak tool for iOS 9.
Below the Tweet shared by the researcher Min(Spark) Zheng on a Tweet that shows the successfully jailbreak on Apple iPhone XS with A12 Bionic chip announced by one of the Pangu researchers.
The experts pointed out that the iOS 12 jailbreak bypass a functional PAC (Pointer authentication codes) mitigation implemented in the new Apple’s A12 Bionic chip.
— Min(Spark) Zheng (@SparkZheng) September 27, 2018
Experts believe the same jailbreak should work also on iPhone XS Max because of the hardware similarities.
The Pangu group still haven’t announced the jailbreak, but many users hope the team will release the iOS 12 jailbreak to the public.
(Security Affairs – Pangu iOS 12 jailbreak, hacking)