Keen IPA for iOS 11.1.1 Jailbreak
Keen jailbreak is the hope for iOS 11 jailbreak at the moment with their proven success. Many users waiting for the public release of keen IPA which they have used for the iPhone X jailbreak at POC 2017. Also there are some keen IPAs are availale free of charge, which can use to install jailbreak apps using UDID registration method.
Keen IPA for Installing Jailbreak Apps
As Keen jailbreak is an IPA based jailbreak solutions, you can install the IPA using Cydia Impactor. Download the IPA and follow the guide below to start installing jailbreak apps now.
Visit http://www.cydiaimpactor.com/ and download the latest version of Cydia Impactor.
Connect the iOS device using the cable. Open Cydia Impactor, drag and drop IPA file to Cydia Impactor.
In this step, you have to login to your iTunes account. If you have enabled Two-step verification, login to your iTunes using app-specific password
Note:-If iCloud login failed, please login to your iCloud account using iTunes on the same PC / mac and repeat the step.
Note:-If any error occurs, click Xcode on the menu and click Revoke Certificates and provide your iCloud login details to remove it.
Cydia Impactor will install Yalu / Keen jailbreak app to your iOS device. This can take a few minutes.
Find the App on home screen. When you tap the icon you’ll see Untrusted Developer popup. To fix this, go to Settings → General → Profiles and Device Management → In here you can see your iCloud email address under the DEVELOPER APP section. Tap on the email address. Tap Trust in the next screen and the popup.
iPhone X Jailbreak on iOS 11.1.1 by Keen Labs
Keen Labs was success at developing a jailbreak for iPhone X within 2 weeks from the iPhone X release. They have demonstrated this at the POC 2017 security and hacking conference in South Korea last week. Jailbroken iPhone X was running iOS 11.1.1 the latest iOS version released a few hours before the demonstration. Which means, the bug they used to exploit the system is available in iOS 11.1 and Apple failed to patch them in iOS 11.1.1. Watch the live demonstration of iOS 11.1.1 jailbreak on iPhone X by Liang Chen of Keen Labs.
Release Date of the Keen Jailbreak
The demo was on iPhone X, but we can hope that iPhone 8 jailbreak is possible with keen IPA. Release date for this jailbreak tool is uncertain, but we believe that jailbreak tool is almost finished and there may be some final tunings. Keen Labs team was successfully jailbroke iOS 11 beta 2 at the MOSEC 2017 a few months ago.
Keen Jailbreak for iOS 11
iOS 11 beta 1 developer version was released along with the WWDC 17 at San Jose on 05th June. It only took about three weeks for developers to develop a Jailbreak solution / Jailbreak tool for iOS 11. A group of security researchers from Keen Labs lead by Lian Cheng has demonstrated jailbreak for iOS 11 at the Mobile Security Conference (MOSEC) at Shanghai. They were exhibit Jailbreaking of following iOS versions at the MOSEC.
- iOS 11 beta 2 on iPhone 7
- iOS 10.3.2 on iPhone 7
- iOS 10.3.2 on iPhone 6
Keen team has released a video of jailbreaking process they were done at MOSEC 2017.
About Keen Team
Keen team is a well known security research group in the community. They are conducting security researches on operating systems, IOT, cloud computing and smart devices. They were trying to build a Jailbreak tool for iOS 9 at the time it released with collaboration of Pangu and Taig. But as those teams were not supported them, they were unable to release a Jailbreak tool but they released Android PingPong Root Tool for Samsung Galaxy S6.