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Hardware Hacking

Submission + - How the PS3 hypervisor was hacked (root.org)

MBCook writes: "Nate Lawson has posted an article explaining exactly how the recent PS3 hack bypasses the hypervisor to gain unrestricted access to memory. It seems the trick is to use a pulse to glitch the hypervisor while it's unmapping memory, leaving a favorable page table entry."
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How the PS3 hypervisor was hacked

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