CNET UK: Microsoft Patch Stops Linux on Xbox 360
Mar 06, 2007, 13:45 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Joris Evers)
"Microsoft has quietly released a fix for a security
vulnerability that could let Xbox 360 owners run their own
applications or operating systems on the console.
"The update corrects a problem with a tamper-protection
mechanism on the Xbox 360. Hackers had discovered a way to break
through the shield and run their own software, including operating
systems such as Linux, on the games console..."