Who owns CyanogenMod?
Yu Yuphoria got Cyanogen OS 12 out-of-the-box when it was launched in May 2015. The first nightly release of CyanogenMod 12.1, based on Android 5.1, was announced on 16 April 2015.
Why was CyanogenMod discontinued?
Cyanogen Inc. owns the rights to the brand, so the CyanogenMod team has decided that it is no longer worth continuing development for the open source distribution without monetary or infrastructural support.
Can you still use CyanogenMod?
Cyanogen says its popular Android fork CyanogenMod is shutting down, ending a quest to compete directly with Google by building a version of Android less reliant on the Mountain View giant’s services. Cyanogen announced that all development work and updates will cease tomorrow (Dec. 31).Dec 30, 2016
Is CyanogenMod site safe?
Security: The CyanogenMOD as it is, is secure and made more secure with SE Linux. The problem comes with it’s default root access state. The phone has a Super User access and any potential threat application can utilize this drawback.