Sony unexpectedly released firmware 3.67 for the PS Vita to patch the KRACK WiFi exploit and refresh certain aspects of the user interface. It's believed that the firmware also patches vulnerabilities that could be used to run CFW.
The PlayStation Portable was famous for its low-level security, which was a good thing for everyone who wanted to hack it. The PSVita shares this blood. While having a device which isn't good at protecting itself from potential hacks sounds very bad at first glance, in the case of a gaming console it's beyond great. For a console like the Xbox One or PlayStation 4 which focus on way...
The PS3Xploit team is actively working to get the 4.81 PS3 firmware hack out in early 2018, pushing back the original date of Christmas. The group recently released the IDPS Dumper which can un-ban consoles and decrypt the PS3's hard drive.
With the 4.81 firmware for the Playstation 3 potentially being the last software update for the system, the news from developer Esc0rtd3w that a working exploit will be released soon is huge news for the modding community.
The PS Vita is Sony's handheld gaming device which is very popular among those into modding and hacking game systems. A Reddit user has successfully modded Final Fantasy X HD for the Vita and has plans to release a patch soon.