So, you think you can Jailbreak iOS 9, well you get $1 Million prize for that. Yes it is true. According the news the Spy Security Agency Zerodium announce that the sum $1 Million can be paid if anyone tells the jailbreak technique for iOS 9.
“Apple iOS, like all operating system, is often affected by critical security vulnerabilities, however due to the increasing number of security improvements and the effectiveness of exploit mitigations in place, Apple’s iOS is currently the most secure mobile OS,” stated by company in a blog.
Zerodium’s founder Chaouki Bekrar is a well known for zero-day exploits which is computer code for hacking the softwares. He is also founder of the French hacking firm called Vupen, which has develops intrusion techniques for popular software and selling them to government agencies around the world.
There’s also a limited time to jailbreak the iOS 9 device and Zerodium stated that all the entries to be submitted by October 31st. The researcher gets less than two months without iOS developer develop and deploy a proof of hacking. Still, the amount is enough to entice many researchers to try. It’s the highest publicly reported prize for a single device hack, and even though such trades are often secret, it appears to be well above the market rate.