Hacking of Smart phones
Hacking of mobile phones is possible only when there is an access to the internet through your phone. The presence of internet on the phone undeniably makes it easier to gain information even while on the go, but did you know that hacking the smart phone is as easy as accessing the internet on it? Hackers have found every possible way of hacking a smart phone.
Jailbreaking or Unlocking your iPhone
Jailbreaking of the iPhone is a process using which you can revise the firmware of the iPhone so that the unsigned code can run the files that are normally not able to be accessed. This is a novel way of hacking and it is also easy to learn how to hack. Using the jailbreaking technique you can unlock the iPhone and make it active on another GSM. And this GSM does not have Luke Wilson commercials. The application stores like Cydia can be accessed from where you can gain an easy access to the programs that is not possible with the normal working conditions of the Apple iPhone. The process of jailbreaking evolved as a knotty one that involved a number of steps. As the years passed by, there was a separate online community for jailbreaking of iPhones. There are various jailbreaking and hacking tips online that you can follow to get an easier understanding of the process.
Why to Jailbreak ?
Without jailbreaking your iPhone you cannot easily shoot videos on it. Jailbreaking also allows you to multitask in the phone using the application Backgrounder available in Cydia. Customizing your home screen is also possible with the application called Winterboard so that you can change the look of your screen and also change the theme of the phone.
Considerations while Jailbreaking
The primary thought that you need to keep in mind while jailbreaking your iPhone are the risks that are involved. As this process is quite illegal and done without the permission of Apple, you need to check out the latest version that has been jailbroken and compare it with your version unless you want to have your iPhone reach a non-working state.
Also remember that you annul the warranty of the iPhone when you jailbreak it. There are also possibilities of developing worms on your iPhone. You need to secure your jailbroken phone by setting a password that is non-default to prevent harm.
You also need to be careful after jailbreaking your phone so that hackers don’t sneak into the contents of your phone. You may end up losing the hacked applications that you did by jailbreaking when you install iPhone updates.
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