It's Bugs All the Way Down

Security Research by Dan Rosenberg

Re-Rooting the LG Esteem

Someone told me that LG patched the last vulnerability used to root the LG Esteem. Here’s another root.

Is anyone else getting bored of this? I sure am. OEMs: unlock your bootloaders, you are not going to win this one.

Download the Windows version here, or the Linux/OSX version here. Same deal as always: install LG ADB drivers if on Windows, put device in USB debugging mode, connect via USB, extract zip file, and execute “run.bat” (on Windows) or “” from a terminal (on Linux/OSX).

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