"Jailbroken" PS3 3.55 with Homebrew, Developer Now Face Lawsuit

After publishing the PlayStation 3 root keys publicily, Geohot released his first jailbreak for PS3 firmware 3.55. Though he specifically wrote on his website that he doesn't condone piracy and disabled peek and poke features, yet he has been sued for jailbreaking PS3.The lawsuit is files against George Hotz (geohot), "Bushing," Hector Cantero, Sven Peter […]

After publishing the PlayStation 3 root keys publicily, Geohot released his first jailbreak for PS3 firmware 3.55. Though he specifically wrote on his website that he doesn't condone piracy and disabled peek and poke features, yet he has been sued for jailbreaking PS3.

The lawsuit is files against George Hotz (geohot), "Bushing," Hector Cantero, Sven Peter and "Segher" for bypassing effective technology protection measures employed by Sony.

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