Sanjay Katkar

After PS3 hack Xbox 360’s got hacked

February 4, 2010
Estimated reading time: 1 minute

Christopher Tarnovsky, a researcher at Flylogic Engineering made it possible to hack TPM which was considered as most secure. TPM – Trusted Platform Module chips which are considered as hardware based industry standard securing chip designed by Trusted Computing Group is being used my many vendors for storing encryption keys and implementing security and is used by Microsoft’s BitLocker.

It was considered as virtually impossible for hackers to hack this chip internals and reach the secured data it has.

The hack has not been made public but has surely opened debate on how secure these devices are.

More details can be found at:

Have something to add to this story? Share it in the comments.

Sanjay Katkar
About Sanjay Katkar
Sanjay Katkar is the Joint Managing Director and Chief Technology Officer of Quick Heal Technologies Limited. He holds a Masters in Computer Science from University...
Articles by Sanjay Katkar »

No Comments, Be The First!

Your email address will not be published.