- Today the PS3 hack exploit SX28 hardware arrived, so we can begin work on dumping the PlayStation 3 Hypervisor to examine!
Up to now, both GeoHot
have successfully performed the PS3 hack while a few others
simply obtained GeoHot
's PS3 Hypervisor dump to study privately.
Needless to say, the rest of the PS3 scene including most of us here, have been waiting to take a peek at the unencrypted bootloader and Hypervisor lv0 and lv1 dumps.
We started by writing a Ubuntu Guide
(as did titanmkd HERE
) and attempted to use a 555 timer
to obtain the 40ns pulse required to trigger the exploit, but like many others who attempted this we too had no such luck!
shared some propered code
to trigger a 40ns pulse using an SX28 chip. They are a bit harder to find, and a little more expensive (as you need a programmer) but the method is sound.
That brings us to today, and our SX28 chips and programmer arrived - so we will be recreating the hardware, and giving this a go soon!