Greenpois0n & Limera1n both are capable of jailbreaking AppleTV 2 running on iOS 4.1 however it is yet to find the real use of this jailbreak since there isn’t any apps like iPhone & iPod Touch for AppleTV 2. Also the Apple TV 2 is just started shipping there isn’t many users looking to jailbreak their AppleTV 2 4.1 iOS & the requirement for jailbreak is MicroUSB cable which doesn’t comes with AppleTV 2.
If you want to see how it looks once you jailbreak AppleTV 2 then here is first screenshot of jailbroken AppleTV 2 4.1 iOS using Greenpois0n jailbreak tool published by P0sixninja Chronic Dev team member,
From the screenshot you will notice it has an option to “Inject software” now that’s what the advantage of AppleTV 2 jailbreak is, ability to load third party software on your AppleTV 2.
Here are the tweets from Posixninja,
“Ohai AppleTV http://yfrog.com/bbxdmj”
“Credits go to @nitoTV, @dhowett, and @westbaer for the awesome AppleTV loader”
No details on how to jailbreak AppleTV 2 are out, stay tuned with us for more information on AppleTV 2 Jailbreak.