.SHSH File Extension

.SHSH File Extension

File Type

iPhone/iPod Touch SHSH Blob File

Developer Apple
Popularity
3.5  |  6 Votes
Category System Files
Format Binary

What is an SHSH file?

System file used by iPhone and iPod Touch devices; saves authorization information for device firmware updates; saves information specific to each individual device and disables the ability for devices to downgrade their firmware.

More Information

SHSH files are sometimes used when "jailbreaking" iPhones and iPod Touch devices. When saved from a device, these files are sometimes used for loading downgraded firmware versions. Programs such as TinyUmbrella are used save the SHSH files.

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Programs that open SHSH files

Windows
Linux

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