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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..."

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