Jailbreak Your Apple TV On The Latest Version Of iOS With The New Seas0nPass [Jailbreak]

Jailbreak Your Apple TV On The Latest Version Of iOS With The New Seas0nPass [Jailbreak]

Following the Absinthe 2.0 jailbreak for all iOS devices on 5.1.1, a new jailbreak has been released for the second-generation Apple TV running iOS 5.0.1. Firecore has released a big update to Seas0nPass, the tool used to jailbreak the Apple TV, with the latest unther. You can grab the updated tool for free to jailbreak your Apple TV.

Today we are happy to release a brand new version of Seas0nPass that provides an untethered jailbreak of the latest 5.0.1 (iOS 5.1.1) software for the 2nd gen Apple TV. Massive thanks goes to @pod2g and Co. for the countless hours that went into making this new release possible.

Plugins that are currently supported:

  • Couch Surfer (works)
  • Last.fm (works)
  • Maintenance (works)
  • Media Player (works)
  • NitoTV (works)
  • Plex (works)
  • RSS Feeds (works)
  • Rowmote (works)
  • Weather (works)
  • XBMC (works)
  • Overflow (not working)
  • Remote HD (not working)

You can download Seas0nPass for free from the Firecore website. You will need to connect your Apple TV to a desktop computer to perform the jailbreak. This is the first untethered jailbreak to be released for the new Apple TV interface Apple introduced in March.

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