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 anohacker@gmail.com 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 [...]