In this case, the specific API allowed mobile device management applications to essentially query the iPhone itself and ask the device whether it's been jailbroken or not.
Once an iPhone coughed up the fact that it had been jailbroken using Apple's API, an enterprise application could take actions to prevent the offending (and possibly unsecure) device from connecting up to a corporate network or email server.
A number of malware incidents have occurred in the jailbroken devices and this is one thing that you might need to consider before you jailbreak your device.
If you are not a developer, customisation is the best thing you can get from a jailbroken device
Remember your phone needs to be jailbroken
for you to get this particular tweak.
Best to do now, per GBM, is "if you're jailbroken
, be sure to stay away from iOS 7.
Apart from that, you are now good to go and enjoy your jailbroken
There are a wide array of tethering apps for jailbroken
devices like the TetherMe and the PDANet being popular options.
All they need to so is plug in their device to the computer, disable their lock screen, run the program and after all is said and done your device will be jailbroken
A lot of them are still on iOS 6, with others deliberately choosing to stay on their evasi0n jailbroken
html) reportedly confirms that if once iOS 7 gets jailbroken
, the same exploit holds good to jailbreak iOS 6.
Now that iOS 7 is expected to be rolled out in September, many are wond'ring if they could finally use a jailbroken