Apple Watch watchOS 3 Jailbreak Demoed at DEF CON 25 Hacking Conference – Video
Apple Watch jailbreak is a thing, believe it, and renowned security researchers like Max Bazaliy of Fried Apple Team and Lookout have already managed to successfully jailbreak Apple’s watchOS 3 operating system for Apple Watch devices.
watchOS 3 is the current stable release of the Apple Watch operating system, and Max Bazaliy demonstrated on-stage during the recent DEF CON 25 hacking conference how he got around the security mechanisms of watchOS, and how jailbreaking can access to important user data and apps on an Apple Watch.
“This talk will provide an overview of Apple Watch and watchOS security mechanisms including codesign enforcement, sandboxing, memory protections and more. We will cover vulnerabilities and exploitation details and dive into the techniques used in creating an Apple Watch jailbreak,” read… (read more)