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Monday, September 12, 2005

Xbox 360: The most hack-proof console ever... pffft

Via Engadget:

Going out of your way to boast about how hack-proof your next product is going to be is probably the only surefire way to get an army of hackers on your ass, but Xbox engineer Chris Satchell declared in an interview with BBC News that the Xbox 360 is going to have levels of security, “that the hacker community has never seen before.” He does concede that “sooner or later someone will work out how to circumvent security,” but he also says that even if someone does crack the Xbox 360 that it “doesn’t mean that it will work on somebody else’s machine” because of the way it’s been designed. Fair enough, but do you really want to inspire someone out there to prove you wrong?


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