Demoed in a YouTube video, the untethered jailbreak works on the latest version of iOS, though devices with A5 chips or higher apparently are out of the running for now.
A developer has released an image of a jailbroken iPhone 5 running the latest version of iOS 6, likely to be superseded by iOS 7 very soon.
Less than a day after its release, the latest update to iOS has been jailbroken courtesy of the iPhone Dev Team's Redsn0w.
Apple's new iPhone has had its inner workings tinkered with, allowing for customisations galore.
Apple's latest mobile operating system has been jailbroken, but only for the iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, and fourth-generation iPod Touch.
FinSpy spyware can hack its way into Android, BlackBerry, and older versions of Windows Phone but can't touch iOS unless the device is jailbroken, according to a leaked report from Gamma Group.
The third-party warranty service says it now covers iPhones that have been jailbroken, something that voids typical warranties.
The video shows a jailbroken iPhone 5C restarted and then still able to access Cydia to manage the device.
iOS hacker i0n1c has tweeted expections for an iOS 8 beta-compatible jailbreak, though the new OS may be putting up a fight.
Ten dollar hack in the Cydia Store brings tablets that much closer to a Windows machine, without Microsoft.