RE: Xbox (Was -Online Games Consoles and Security Implications)

From: Deus, Attonbitus (
Date: 06/04/02

Date: Tue, 04 Jun 2002 09:38:23 -0700
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From: "Deus, Attonbitus" <>

At 05:54 AM 6/4/2002, Ken Pfeil wrote:
>I know the XBox thread was killed recently, but this is good reading.
>June 3, 2002
>MIT Grad Student Hacks Into Xbox Security System

Isn't the XBox OS protected by the new DRM patent? Meaning that any
security vulnerabilities could be used to enable copyright infringement;
the publication of which would be illegal under the DMCA?

It will be interesting to how MS responds to this.


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