The Boy Wonder Hacker Comex Is No Longer Working for Apple Because He…

Comex, the 20-year-old boy wonder hacker who created JailbreakMe, was hired to be an intern for Apple last year. The move was heralded as Apple smartly snatching up prodigious talent. Now, just one year later, Apple has kinda, sorta fired Comex. Why? Because he forgot to reply to an email. » 10/18/12 9:00pm 10/18/12 9:00pm

Apple Hires JailbreakMe Creator Comex as an Intern

Little more than a day after Steve Jobs stepped down as Apple CEO, the doors to Cupertino swing back around to welcome Nicholas Allegra AKA Comex into the fold. Is Apple jailbreaking itself now? » 8/25/11 10:40pm 8/25/11 10:40pm

The Father of JailBreakMe Hacks Because He Loves Apple

Comex—or Nicholas Allegra, as the 19-year-old's parents call him—is the brain behind JailBreakMe, perhaps the most popular of all iPhone-busting software packages, and a pain in Apple's ass. But Forbes reports he does it because he's a fanboy. » 8/01/11 2:00pm 8/01/11 2:00pm

German Government Warns of iPhone Malware Threat From 2007

Run and hide your iPhone as a dangerous PDF exploit will let malware infect your handset. Cyber criminals will then use this malware to steal your sensitive information says Germany's Federal Office for Information Security. » 7/06/11 8:38pm 7/06/11 8:38pm

Now You Can Finally Jailbreak Your iPad 2

Well that took forever. With no word yet from the iPhone Dev Team or Comex, a jailbreak has just been let loose for iPad 2 owners running iOS 4.3.0. You should, as always, tread with caution, but happy jailbreaking! [Engadget] » 7/02/11 10:15am 7/02/11 10:15am

This Is Flash Running On an iPhone

There's no clear end in sight to the Adobe-Apple conflict. But the guy who gave us the Spirit iPhone and iPad jailbreaks has just produced a real live example of Flash ported to an iPhone. Looks... utopian. » 6/14/10 1:51pm 6/14/10 1:51pm