Famous iPhone Hacker Geohot to release tool to root Galaxy S5 and other Android devices
Famous iPhone Hacker Geohot to release tool to root Galaxy S5 and other Android devices, Rooting Galaxy S5, How to root Galaxy S5, Security of Galaxy S5, Features of Galaxy S5
According to the AndroidBeat reports, he has managed to gain root access to carrier variants of the Galaxy S5 and also the Note 3, Nexus 5 and possibly all other Android devices with a kernel build date of below June 3 via his ‘towel root’ exploit.
As last year KNOX Samsung’s enterprise mobile security solution, has made it difficult to root Samsung devices. While rooting them is possible, it will end up triggering the KNOX hardware switch, which effectively voids the warranty of the device. Since this is a hardware level switch, there is no way to reverse this process or fix it later on.
Developers usually try to find an exploit via which they can gain root access on such Samsung
$18,000+ bounty on offer for anyone who manages to root the handset.
So everyone is waiting for the Towel Root exploit, especially a jailbreaking community. So stay connect with us, as we will update the post withthe further information.
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