Geohot releases Android root application

Hacker George Hotz (aka geohot) has released a root application that works on the Samsung Galaxy S5, the Samsung Galaxy Note 3, the Nexus 5 and other devices with the latest Android versions.

Geohot is well known for his iOS root exploits and the famous Playstation 3 hack that got him sued by Sony.

XDA Developers Forum: http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2783157

Heise: http://www.heise.de/security/meldung/Towelroot-knackt-Android-in-Sekunden-2225143.html

Towelroot Website: http://towelroot.com/

Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Hotz