Session:Rooting an Android phone with Magisk

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Description Getting root access on Android with Magisk
Type Workshop
Kids session No
Keyword(s) software, hacking
Tags android, rooting
Processing village Village:SHA512
Person organizing User:Deponald
Language en - English, nl - Dutch
en - English, nl - Dutch
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Subtitle Phones to root are available
Starts at 2022-07-23T16:00:00.000Z
Ends at 2022/07/23 17:30
Duration 90 minutes
Location Village:SHA512

Topics discussed and practiced include:

  • Why do you need root and what are the security implications
  • Typical boot chain of a modern Android phone
  • Enabling developer mode and adb
  • Unlocking the bootloader
  • Installing magisk
  • Getting the original boot image
  • Using magisk to convert the original boot image into a rooted variant
  • Testing the rooted boot image in a safe way
  • Main principles how magisk works
  • Getting permanent root access
  • Magisk modules
  • Using the magisk binaries directly via adb
  • Into to advanced use of magisk

What do you need to bring

  • Preferably a laptop (linux is advised but windows will also work)
  • Some (ubuntu) laptops are available if needed

How to join


Workshop notes