Tag Archives: Geohot
Thu, Feb 17, 2011 | 08:42 GMT
Mon, Feb 14, 2011 | 13:00 GMT
This is amazing. Happy Monday.
Fri, Feb 11, 2011 | 11:36 GMT
Tue, Feb 08, 2011 | 05:48 GMT
Fri, Jan 28, 2011 | 02:12 GMT
Sony’s security minded firmware update, 3.56, has been hacked within hours of release, re-enabling custom firmware and once more throwing the console open to homebrew developers and pirates alike.
Thu, Jan 27, 2011 | 20:28 GMT
Sat, Jan 22, 2011 | 18:48 GMT
Fri, Jan 21, 2011 | 10:38 GMT
Wait, Geohot’s decided to open fire on another ultra corporation – even with his face still stinging from Sony’s giant lawsuit-slapping hand? Why, that’s absolutely preposterou–
Huh? Microsoft’s offering a free phone, you say? And thus concludes the part of the ride where the world makes sense.
Fri, Jan 14, 2011 | 09:59 GMT
George “Geohot” Hotz has overnight defended his jailbreaking of PS3, saying he’s being sued by Sony for “making” the company “mad”.
Thu, Jan 13, 2011 | 19:54 GMT
Hacker group fail0verflow, which was partly responsible for the recent security key generation hack on PS3, has issued a response on its website after Sony started legal proceedings against it earlier this week. The group claims the only reason it hacked the console was over Sony’s “removal of OtherOS”.
Thu, Jan 13, 2011 | 11:01 GMT
A NeoGAF user is reporting that Sony has the abillity to ban hacked PS3s without online access.
Thu, Jan 13, 2011 | 06:47 GMT
When hacker George (Geohot) Hotz was served with a temporary restraining order early in the evening of January 11, he had to have a good idea what was coming. So too must the other defendants on the stark legal papers prepared by Sony Computer Entertainment’s legal team – Hector Cantero, Sven Peter and 100 yet-to-be-named persons. One does not thumb their nose at mega-corporations lightly.
After a torrid fortnight, where PlayStation 3’s system security – namely its ability to determine whether code running is legitimate or not – has been laid bare by hacker group fail0verflow, Sony’s finally made its move.
Here, VG247 presents a report breaking down the the implications of the PS3 hack, what’s come already, what’s happening now, and who the real losers are in this complete fiasco.
Wed, Jan 12, 2011 | 07:31 GMT
Tue, Jan 11, 2011 | 23:17 GMT
Tue, Jan 11, 2011 | 07:20 GMT
The PlayStation 3 root key’s publication may well enable a plethora of useful, clever and harmless homebrew development, but it has also enabled this: a pirated copy of Konami’s Castlevania nestled on a PS3′s hard drive, for all the world as if it belonged there.
Fri, Jan 07, 2011 | 13:26 GMT
While Sony’s insisting the hacked PS3 can be patched with Firmware updates, GeoHot, the hacker that originally published PS3′s root key this week, has shown the system running a homebrew app.
Thu, Jan 06, 2011 | 18:19 GMT
Sony has said it is currently “looking into” claims make by hacking group Fail0verflow and GeoHot, a.k.a. George Hotz, regarding compromised security features on PS3.
Mon, Jan 03, 2011 | 16:01 GMT