Apple Stores Stop Pranksters From In-Store Jailbreaking By Blocking



Inundated with a deluge of iPhone 4 jailbreaks at their retail locations, Apple has finally locked down access to JailbreakMe from inside the Apple Store. If you try to go to from within an Apple Store now, a DNS forward will just route you back to

Good move, Apple… but what’s taken so long? has been around since 2007, and even back then offered an instant jailbreak to anyone visiting the site in Mobile Safari running iOS 1.1.1. You’d think they would have shut access off at their retail stores three years ago.