Interesting, but necessary move for Apple – the California company assigned Nicholas Allegra as an employer. Also known as “Comex”, 19-year-old hacker has become extremely popular with JailbreakMe.com site that allows incredible facilitating the circumvention of iOS operating system. Through the site, anyone who has basic knowledge can break the protection of iOS and get instant access to the filesystem.
Comex only official said on Twitter account that goes to the “good side”:
“So, the week after next I will be starting an internship with Apple.” (And so, after 2 weeks of starting a partnership with Apple)
175,000’s people who follow a microblogging Allegra are certainly disappointed, but the deal is essential for Apple, who constantly seek ways to close holes jailbreak, causing them huge losses.