PlayStation 3's Code Signing Cracked

Rob Williams

Staff member
It seems that things just got worse on the PlayStation 3 front for Sony, if reports are to be believed. At the Chaos Communication Congress held in Berlin, a group that goes by the name of "fail0verflow" gave proof of an exploit that gives full access to the PS3's hardware, enabling custom firmware to be used, and of course home-brewed and pirated games.

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Techgage Staff
Staff member
All do to a poorly released bit of software, no less. All that hardware protection for naught! ;)