PlayStation 3 Firmware 3.55 Jailbroken, Geohot Confirms and Runs Homebrew [Video]

Finally PlayStation 3 Firmware 3.55 has been jailbroken and the person who is behind this jailbreak technique is Geohots, the same famous iPhone hacker who has developed many tools to jailbreak iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch on different iOS versions.

This jailbreak technique for PS 3 Firmware 3.55 seems to be based on PS 3 root keys released by Geohot this week and on the exploit found by a small group of German hacker called fail0verflow.

Here is the official update note from Geohot’s website:

~geohot

props to fail0verflow for the asymmetric half
no donate link, just use this info wisely
i do not condone piracy

if you want your next console to be secure, get in touch with me. any of you 3.
it’d be fun to be on the other side.

…and this is a real self, hello world
although it’s not NPDRM, so it won’t run off the hard drive
shouts to the guys who did PSL1GHT
without you, I couldn’t release this

first piece of homebrew you can run
put in service mode, put on usb stick, boot

I made a video

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