Odyssey Staff lead developer CoolStar revealed a remark within the Sileo / Taurine / Odyssey Discord channel Friday night with some doubtlessly thrilling information for jailbreakers.
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CoolStar seems to have reached out to safety researcher @pattern_f_ to request particulars concerning the exploit for A12 & A13 gadgets operating iOS & iPadOS 14.6-14.8 — the identical exploit that now comes baked into the recently-released unc0ver v8.0.0 and later jailbreak instrument.
CoolStar famous that including help for the brand new exploit into the iOS & iPadOS 14-based Taurine jailbreak instrument can be comparatively straightforward, nevertheless doing so would rely virtually solely on @pattern_f_’s willingness to disclose particulars concerning the exploit to the Odyssey Staff.
This successfully signifies that the Odyssey Staff’s iOS 14-centric Taurine jailbreak gained’t be up to date any time quickly to help for A12 & A13 gadgets operating iOS & iPadOS 14.6-14.8. It is a substantial setback for Taurine followers since solely the competing unc0ver jailbreak already helps these firmware variations.
At present, the Taurine jailbreak helps all iPhones and Pads operating iOS or iPadOS 14.0-14.3.
Taurine has not been up to date with help for the Fugu14 untether because the unc0ver jailbreak has, which might at the least allow Taurine to jailbreak arm64e (iPhone XR and newer) gadgets operating iOS or iPadOS 14.4-14.5.1. As such, skipping Fugu14 and solely including the newer exploit would go away a slight useless spot in Taurine’s vary of supported handsets and firmware variations.
Citing to a few of CoolStar’s earlier feedback in the identical Discord channel simply a few weeks in the past, including native help for the Fugu14 untether to the Taurine jailbreak is a low precedence in the mean time given the magnitude of another tasks CoolStar is at the moment engaged on:
Whereas it’s certainly unlucky, it stays to be seen if one other exploit would possibly pop up sooner or later that helps extra firmware variations and gadgets than the exploit already being utilized by unc0ver. Solely time will inform, nevertheless.
Do you need to see Taurine add help for the exploit that permits jailbreaking on A12 & A13 gadgets operating iOS or iPadOS 14.6-14.8?