As of now iOS 4.1 can be jailbreaked on iPhone, iPod Touch & iPad using Greenpois0n, Limea1n & PwnageTool 4.1. Apple must be gearing up for iOS 4.2 to block userland jailbreak used in these jailbreak tools as well as fix the recently found lock screen bypass security flow in iOS 4.1.
But that doesn’t mean iPhone hackers are sitting tight waiting for Apple to block iOS 4.1 jailbreak tools. iPhone hackers are also working on jailbreaking iOS 4.2. The first sign of success is here, iH8sn0w the guy behind Sn0wbreeeze jailbreak tool has successfully jailbreaked iOS 4.2 Beta 3 on iPad.
Here is the screenshot depicting root on iPad iOS 4.2.
The jailbreak is based on same userland jailbreak which is used in Limera1n & Greenpois0n, So don’t keep your hopes high because Apple may patch this userland jailbreak in iOS 4.2 final release making this jailbreak as tethered jailbreak.
Stay tuned with us to know more about iOS 4.2 jailbreak tools.