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Naima PlayStation 3 Custom Firmware 3.55/60 Hybrid Released With Full PSN Access!

A new PlayStation 3 custom firmware called Naima CFW 3.55 / 60 hybrid has been released by a Spanish hacker Naima. The firmware is a CFW 3.55 hybrid with some files taken from 3.60 firmware. It spoofs PS3 console on 3.60 firmware to allow full PSN access for games and applications while retaining full jailbreak capabilities of custom firmware 3.55. According to the developer, this …

BREAKING: PlayStation 3 Firmware v3.60 Jailbroken By Mathieulh [VIDEO]

Last week, PS3 developer and hacker Mathieulh confirmed that he had found a PS3 jailbreak 3.56 exploit but it would never be released to the public die to Sony’s ongoing crackdown against PS3 jailbreak developers. However, him and his IRC friends have been posting “proofs” for 3.60 jailbreak on IRC, YouTube and Twitter. Today, a video has been released on YouTube confirming his claims of …

PlayStation 3 3.60 Firmware Spoofer Released, Allows PSN Access On 3.55!

We wrote about the latest PlayStation 3 firmware update release by Sony i.e version 3.60 which has apparently secured all the currently available jailbreak exploits and loop holes for custom firmware developers and hackers. Though an original jailbreak solution like a custom firmware 3.60 etc. won’t be available anytime soon, a PS3 3.60 Firmware Spoofer codenamed Rebug v1.1 has just been released which works on …

PlayStation 3 Firmware Update v3.60 Is Now Available, Adds Cloud Storage & Secures All jailbreak Exploits!

Sony has just released PS3 firmware 3.60 which is now available for download via PlayStation 3 console’s software update. The latest firmware update brings the ability to boot your game saves into the cloud storage letting you access them from any PS3 console, anywhere in the world. The feature is however limited to PlayStation Plus subscribers which costs $50 a year. As an added plus, …

New Custom Firmware v3.55 PS3ITA Released With Full PSN Access [Install Guide]

Yet another group of developers at PS3ITA have just released a new custom jailbreak firmware for all v3.55 PS3 owners which reportedly allows full PSN access. According to the team who created this new CFW, it is based on custom firmware 3.55 from Kmeaw but with two added minor patches which allow complete access to the PSN without updating to firmware 3.56. They do however …

PS3 CPU Exploit Released by Darkhacker!

Just yesterday, the new 3.56 PS3 jailbreak exploit was found (but not revealed) by hacker Mathieu. Today, Darkhacker has actually released a new PS3 CPU exploit which he says, was holding on to for quite some time. The exploit is quite similar to that of geohot which is a hardware based memory glitch that was unveiled last year and for which, the poor guy is …

Sony Grabs IPs of All Visitors to George Hotz’s Website!

As the legal battle rages on, it seems that Sony may be grasping for straws in their attempt to lock down the PS3. Sony’s latest moves have seemingly been intended to strike fear into the hearts of would-be-hackers, rather than solve the PS3 security problems. Moves like raiding graf_chokolo’s home, suing George Hotz, and now their latest move: a subpoena granting Sony access to every …

New PS3 v3.46 Jailbreak Exploit Found By Mathieu!

Currently, there is no working jailbreak solution for PS3 firmware 3.56, though there have been tools like 3.56 firmware spoofer which help prevent accidental upgrade from a jailbroken 3.55 firmware but still don’t allow PSN access. Some of us might think that the developers and hackers won’t be able crack this one up as Sony is rumored to be developing a new hack-proof PlayStation 3 …

Sony Launches PlayStation Move.me Project For Developers To Produce Apps For PC Using Move Controller!

It seems Sony has decided to move into the footsteps of Microsoft after seeing a vastly growing list of Kinect hacks by unveiling a new project for developers called Playstation Move.me. The aim of this project is to allow the creation of official and innovative applications for PC and PS3 with the help of Move, Sony’s popular motion gaming controller. According to Sony, the project …

Sony Is Building Up An Anti-Piracy Program!

This surely seems to be the first wise move by Sony in terms of dealing with PlayStation 3 piracy issues instead of filing lame lawsuits against some hackers. According to IGN, Sony is forming a legal team by hiring people that can oversee anti-piracy civil lawsuits and provide support to law enforcement and intellectual property agencies on its behalf. Regarding this, two new job listings …

PlayStation 3 Firmware v3.56 Spoofer Is Now Available For Download!

Sony can keep bugging Geohot all they want but this isn’t gonna stop the ever growing number of developers finding a new way everyday to exploit the PlayStation 3 jailbreak project. Just now, Team Rebug has released a new tool which is called the PS3 v3.56 Version Spoofer on their website. It does what the name suggests i.e make your PS3 system think you’re running …