Grant Paul aka chpwn, a popular jailbreak developer has already jailbroken the iPhone 5! iPhone 5 was jailbroken within 24 hours of it’s release. chpwn posted following images of iPhone 5 on iOS 6 with Cydia on his twitter account. We don’t know any further information or whether the jailbreak will be released publicly.
iPhone 5 running on iOS 6 with Cydia.
According to sources, this jailbreak had nothing to do with hardware. chpwn used an old exploit flaws in iOS 6 itself. Most probably it’s a tethered jailbreak. We’ll keep you updated as the story develops, follow us on Twitter, Facebook.