Disclaimer: Jailbreaking on the iOS 5 GM is done at your own risk.
With the release of the iOS 5 GM, jailbreak users out there are eager to see if they can jailbreak their devices on this new firmware. ModMyi recently reported that the latest redsn0w is able to jailbreak the GM - now sn0wbreeze is in the same boat. iH8sn0w (@iH8sn0w) just released sn0wbreeze v2.8b8 to jailbreak the iOS 5 GM.
The patch notes can be found below:
Originally Posted by iH8sn0w;
Sn0wbreeze is only available on Windows - download the latest sn0wbreeze with the following link:
sn0wbreeze v2.8b8 for Windows
Note: This jailbreak is still tethered. Also, you're not able to jailbreak the iPad 2 on the iOS 5 GM with this version of sn0wbreeze.
Source(s): iH8sn0w, sn0wbreeze v2.8b8 Patch Notes