The checkm8 exploit uses a vulnerability in iOS devices with Apple A5 to A11 chips, according to ZDNet.
The iPhone maker is out to make things better after it apparently reintroduced a vulnerability it had previously fixed.
Designed to hack Apple iOS version 7.1.1, the Pangu jailbreak tool also supports version 7.1.2 released Monday, according to tech blog Redmond Pie.
Courtesy of Chinese hackers, the untethered jailbreak tool now supports the Mac and even displays its screens in English.
Chinese developers release an untethered jailbreak for the latest version of Apple's iOS, says Redmond Pie. But is it safe?
iOS hacker i0n1c has tweeted expections for an iOS 8 beta-compatible jailbreak, though the new OS may be putting up a fight.
The video shows a jailbroken iPhone 5C restarted and then still able to access Cydia to manage the device.
One Model S owner hacks his car, and gets a warning from Tesla.
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.
The folks behind the Evasi0n jailbreak are among those "thanked" for uncovering security holes patched in the latest version of iOS.
An iOS 7 jailbreak has been released to load your iPhone and iPad with apps from unofficial app stores -- but don't rush in just yet.
Security researchers come up with a way to use a battery charger to take over an iPhone in less than one minute.