TaiG Jailbreak For iOS 8.1.1 / 8.2 Betas Available – Learn How To Jailbreak Your Device Here

Nov 29, 2014

With the release of iOS 8.1.1, Apple patched several vulnerabilities in its software. This killed the popular Pangu jailbreak for devices running iOS 8 and later, and put an end to the Pangu update which was released quickly after Apple’s software update. For all of you who update to iOS 8.1.1 and still want to jailbreak their device, Chinese company Taig has released its own jailbreak which will let you get back all your popular tweaks and functionality on your device.

Taig Jailbreak For Devices Running iOS 8.1.1 Released.

Taig’s release of a jailbreak for iOS 8.1.1 comes with its fair share of controversy on board. Popular security expert, Stefan Esser claims that the software uses a kernel vern stolen by team Pangu in a training class carried out by the former this May.

And for all those who’re wondering whether Taig’s jailbreak solution for iOS 8.1.1 is safe to implement on their devices, MuscleNerd advises caution, since the software has not been tested as of yet and could be potentially dangerous. He also speculates that there might be some cash involved behind Taig’s release.

But for all of you who would like to throw caution to the wind and would like to continue to jailbreak their device anyways, can take help from our brief tutorial on the matter. Jailbreaking your device with the Taig jailbreak is relatively easy, as you will see below. The following devices are supported by Taig jailbreak: The iPhone 6 Plus, 6, 5S, 5, 5C, 4S. The iPad 2, 3, 4, Air, Air 2, mini 1, mini 2, mini 3 and the iPod Touch 5G.

  1. Download the Taig jailbreak from here. Keep in mind that only the Windows version of the jailbreak is out.
  2. Turn off lock screen and/or passcode.
  3. Turn off Find my iPhone.
  4. Back up your device and restore to iOS 8.1.1.
  5. Connect your device to your computer via USB/Lightning cable.
  6. Run Taig and uncheck the second option below Cydia to prevent Taig’s appstore from installing on your device.
  7. Click on the green button in the center to start the jailbreak.
  8. Wait for the process to complete and your device to reboot automatically.