FireCore has recently updated its Seas0nPass jailbreak tool, adding support for the second-generation Apple TV under firmware 5.0.1 (iOS 5.1.1).

As announced by FireCore:

Seas0nPass 0.8.4 released. Adds [tethered] support for ver. 5.0.1 (iOS 5.1.1) on ATV2. ATV3 update still in progress.

Though support for the third-generation Apple TV isn’t yet available, FireCore noted (via Twitter) that it’s currently working on providing a jailbreak solution for the most recent iteration of Apple’s set-top box:

Below, we’ve included download links for the new version of Seas0nPass – it’s available for both Mac and Windows computers. Enjoy!

[via iJailbreak]