Archives for March, 2007

Xbox 360 Arbitrary Code Execution

An anonymous researcher has published a detailed write-up on how to execute arbitrary code with high privileges on a recent Xbox 360 kernel. The vulnerability exists in the (now patched) system call handler. There’s no googleprint for so I’m assuming this person created that email address just for the purpose of disclosing this vulnerability. [...]

Hackin9′s website

I just subscribed to 1 year of the digital edition of Hakin9 magazine. It’s an excellent magazine, but their website needs some work. Here are the problems I saw with their site and online ordering process: The first step in setting up an account on their site will send the user’s new password in clear [...]