How To Jailbreak iOS 7? – A question that is asked by everyone in iOS community. Many of you have gotten their hands on latest iPhone 5s, and iPhone 5c, and now looking for an iOS 7 Jailbreak utility tool from Evad3rs. As we know, Evad3rs are currently working on iOS 7 Jailbreak, and it is in development phase for all range of devices, but today we have learnt how to jailbreak iOS 7 on iPhone 4 with Opensn0w. A user on AppAddict Forums provides the tutorial to perform an iOS 7 Jailbreak on iPhone 4.
It is merit mentioning here that OpenSn0w is an open-source program, and it requires plenty of other tools to bring an iOS 7 Jailbreak on your iPhone 4. The tutorial is bit complex for general users, and we take no responsibility of loss and damage of your device / data. OpenSn0w utility is provided by a prominent hacker Winocm for other hackers / developers to download and jailbreak iOS 7 on iPhone 4 and build Cydia tweaks for the final launch of Evad3rs iOS 7 Jailbreak.
The current iOS 7 Jailbreak on iPhone 4 is a tethered jailbreak, and you will be required to perform several steps again and again to run your device properly. If you personally ask me, I will suggest you to stay away from it, because it is meant only for hackers and developers who are well known with iOS devices.
The iOS 7 jailbreak on iPhone 4 will not install any other package on your device, not even Cydia and MobileSubstrate. It only provides you the root access on iOS 7 running A4 device.
There are couples of things that are required before iOS 7 Jailbreak. As the nature of tutorial is complex, and not user-friendly, we have not covered the iOS 7 Jailbreak tutorial on our website, but you can get your hands on the tutorial from here.
The iOS 7 Jailbreak process is divided into the follow steps:
Step 1: Download iOS 7.0.2 IPSW, and take backup.
Step 2: Download Cyberduck or Putty or any SSH client.
Step 3: Make sure you have Java installed, and not modified hosts file.
Step 4: Install Automake and Autoconf
Step 5: Clone / Download Opensn0w from github.
Step 6: Install, Build, and Patch OpenSn0w.
Step 7: Root and Install OpenSSH.
Step 8: Modify stock iOS files with tutorial provided packages.
Step 9: Jailbreak iOS 7 on iPhone 4.
Step 10: Install MobileTerminal and other required debs.
This is how you can perform iOS 7 Jailbreak on iPhone 4 with Opensn0w.