Meet Nicholas Allegra, AKA Comex, 19-Year-Old iPhone Hacker Who Keeps ...

Huffington Post - 2 Aug, 2011
Nicholas Allegra lives with his parents in Chappaqua, New York. The tall, shaggy-haired and bespectacled 19-year old has been on leave from Brown University since last winter, looking for an internship. And in the meantime, he's been spending his days ...

The Hacker Who Keeps Outsmarting Apple is Only 19 Years Old

HardwareZone.com - 2 Aug, 2011
If you use JailbreakMe to jailbreak your iPhone, you have this 19-year old hacker to thank. Meet Comex, aka Nicholas Allegra, from Chappaqua, New York. The university student has consistently been able to outwit Apple's security engineers and found ...

Say Hello To Comex, Apple's Public Enemy No. 1

AppAdvice - Bryan M. Wolfe - 2 Aug, 2011
By all appearances, Nicholas Allegra is your typical 19-year old; a little disheveled and unsure about his future. Online, however, Allegra is arguably Apple's biggest headache, according to Forbes. ...

Getting to know you: Comex, the boy behind iOS' JailbreakMe

Engadget - Joseph Volpe - 2 Aug, 2011
See that kid above? That's Nicholas Allegra. He's the hackdom Harry Potter to Apple's Ye-Who-Shall-Not-Jailbreak-Our-Wares, and Forbes managed to sniff him out for a little bold-faced exposé. ...

"Comex" Can Outsmart Apple, But Still Has to Deal With His Parents

DailyTech - 2 Aug, 2011
Nicholas "Comex" Allegra perpetually outwits the engineers at Apple, the world's most profitable tech company. (Source: Forbes) Young 19-year-old hacking whiz still enjoys free housing courtesy of mom and dad as he completes higher ed. ...

Hacker Behind JailbreakMe.com Identified As Brown University Student

Mac Rumors - Jordan Golson - 2 Aug, 2011
Comex, the anonymous hacker behind JailbreakMe.com, a website that enables easy jailbreaking of iOS devices, has been unmasked by Forbes. Nicholas Allegra lives with his parents in Chappaqua, New York. The tall, shaggy-haired and bespectacled 19-year ...

The story of Comex, the ultimate iPhone hacker

TamsIJungle - 2 Aug, 2011
For those who have used JailBreakMe, the name will sound familiar. For those who haven't had the chance to tinker with JailBreakMe, Comex is the guy who single-handedly destroyed Apple's much touted securities on the iOS devices by creating JailBreakMe ...

Forbes profiles Comex, the hacker behind JailbreakMe

tuaw.com - Steven Sande - 2 Aug, 2011
The Apple world knows him as Comex, the person who developed JailbreakMe to let iPhone users quickly and easily jailbreak their devices. Now Forbes has outed Comex in a preview of an article that will be published ...

The Father of JailBreakMe Hacks Because He Loves Apple

Gizmodo - 2 Aug, 2011
Comexâ€"or Nicholas Allegra, as the 19-year-old's parents call himâ€"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. ...

Forbes Profiles Comex, The Genius Behind JailbreakMe

MacDaddyNews.com - 2 Aug, 2011
Forbes has written an interesting article about Comex, the 19-year-old hacker who has released multiple jailbreak tools for the iPhone over the past years. He is best known for JailbreakMe, a tool to jailbreak iOS devices, including the iPad 2, ...

Comex highlighted in upcoming Forbes article

Macgasm - 2 Aug, 2011
If you've spent more than 3 minutes thinking about Jailbreaking your iPhone or iPad, then you owe a bit of gratitude to Comex, the hacker that brought the easiest Jailbreak ever to life, JailBreakMe.Com. The 19 year old iPhone hacking genius from ...

Meet The 19 Year Old Jailbreaker Who Keeps Apple's iOS Engineers Terrified

Cult of Mac - Killian Bell - 2 Aug, 2011
If you have the slightest interest in jailbreaking iOS devices, then I'm sure you've heard of Comex, the genius behind JailbreakMe 3.0 and an eminent member of the jailbreaking community. ...

Forbes profiles prolific Jailbreaker Comex

9 to 5 Mac - ‎Aug 1, 2011‎
In a profile on Comex, the 19-year old who has on three different occasions cracked open the iPhone security completely, Forbes reveals the jailbreaker's name and MO. He's Nicholas Allegra who lives with his parents in Chappaqua, New York and is on ...

The Father Of JailBreakMe Hacks Because He Loves Apple

Gizmodo Australia - Sam Biddle - 2 Aug, 2011
Comex â€" or Nicholas Allegra, as the 19-year-old's parents call him â€" is the brain behind JailBreakMe, perhaps the most popular of all iPhone-busting software packages, and a pain in Apple's arse. ...

Forbes Profiles Comex, The iPhone Hacker Behind iPad 2 Jailbreak JailbreakMe

VeryRite - 2 Aug, 2011
Yes almost all of our visitors are aware of this developer named Comex. Specially the iPad 2 users who we remember waited a long until Comex released JailbreakMe 3.0 for iPad 2 jailbreak. Forbes.com profiles this 19 year young developer by saying “Meet ...

 

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