The new Apple Tv began to ship out this week and there is already a lot of buzz about jailbreaking the thing. It runs a similar operating system to the i-device line up iOS. With that being said SHAtter the upcoming exploit that will jailbreak all iOS devices has been used to decrypt the Apple Tv firmware.
What exactly does that mean? It means the Apple Tv firmware has been opened up and is now being looked at by a lot of hackers/devs trying to search for clues on upcoming i-devices, possible exploits, and other interesting hidden features. The video above is a good example, Dustin Howett has ported over “lowtide” the Apple Tv OS to run on an ipod touch. Everyone should be excited as the game has just begun.