iOS 6 was released to public last week and you can do tethered jailbreak on your iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS and iPod Touch 4G running on iOS 6 using iPhone Dev Team’s Redsn0w. Currently, iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPad 2, New iPad/iPad 3 running on iOS 6 cannot be Jailbroken.
Jailbreak iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS and iPod Touch 4G On iOS 6
Download iOS 6 for iPhone, iPad & iPod Touch.
Download RedSn0w 0.9.13dev4 which works for iOS 6 also.
Launch Redsn0w by double clicking the file. Windows users should run Redsn0w as “Admin”.
Select “Extras” and then “Select IPSW“ and select iOS 6 firmware which you have downloaded and click “OK”.
Go to the main screen and then click on the “Jailbreak” button.
Select “Install SSH”. You will have to install Cydia manually.
Put your device into DFU Mode. Hold Power button and Home button both simultaneously for 10 seconds
and then release Power button while pressing on Home button for more 10 seconds.
Your device will reboot now.
Device is now jailbroken on iOS6.
Install Cydia on jailbroken iOS 6 device
Connect your device and your computer to the same Wi-Fi network.
Find IP address for your Wi-Fi connection by going to Settings >> Wi-Fi >> and click the arrow next to your connected Wi-Fi router.
Connect your device to your computer or Mac. Open the Terminal app and type :
You will be prompted to enter the root password. Type: alpine
wget -q -O /tmp/cyinstall.sh http://downloads.kr1sis.net/cyinstall.sh && chmod 755 /tmp/cyinstall.sh && /tmp/cyinstall.sh
After few seconds your device will reboot and Cydia will be installed on your jailbroken device running on iOS 6.
How to watch JailbreakCon 2012 (WWJC) Live
Worldwide Jailbreak Convention 2012(WWJC) is going to be held in San Francisco which will be attended by iOS hackers Pod2G, P0sixninja, Planetbeing and more.
You can watch live streaming of JailbreakCon 2012 from the live stream embedded below.