Nintendo Switch: Team Xecuter confirm once again their hack will work on all firmwares


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57 Responses

  1. a7mag3ddon

    Another non update update from TE as usual :-/

  2. LOL

    Nitendo really needs to work on their security. They always getting hacked.

    • Interested person

      EVERYTHING gets hacked (if there’s enough interest).

    • LEL

      In the meantime ten articles a day on ps4 hack are published.

    • LEL

      In the meantime ten articles a day on ps4 hack are published.

      • James

        Yeah, nearly 4 years after release…

        It’s barely been a year with the Switch and it’s already hacked, nintendo security is laughably bad, stop trying to protect it kid.

        • kek

          There was proof of hacks on PS4 on its first year already. There was a conference with f0w too. Stop being an useless fanboy.

          • James

            There was proof of hacks on PS4 on its first year already.

            There was no release though.

            We can already play homebrew titles on the Switch AND a fully fledged CFW is coming this summer as SciresM announced.

            Who’s the useless fanboy? Don’t cry too much when the CFW comes out and we’re all pirating on the Switch because Nintendo security is garbage.

        • kek

          There are proof of hacking PS4 since its first year. There was a conference with f-overfolw too. Stop being an useless fanboy and go pirate Uncharted.

      • ^mor.on

        We can already play homebrew titles on the Switch AND a fully fledged CFW is coming this summer as SciresM announced on ALL firmwares.

        PS4 only got hacked years later and we still can’t run anything on the latest FW.

        Nintendo security is just trash, like your logic. Sorry kid.

      • Gooman

        Articles does not equate to security dimwitted kid.

        Switch has a CFW on all systems lol in just a year (as SciresM announced) and we can run HB on it, PS4 is still secure on latest FW (even 4 yrs later).

        Nintendo security is bad period.

    • Jack Attack

      What’s really funny is that Nintendo went with a stupid format for their memory cartridges, presumably DRM reasons since there’s literally no other reason to even bother with it over SD with DRM gate.

      Meanwhile, they used a stock, off the shelf, chip and apparently didn’t try very hard to vest for vulnerabilities.

      • James

        Yeah, Nintendo security is laughably bad, only thing more laughable is their child defenders. I have no problem with it though, their ineptitude is our gain. Can’t wait for the free games.

    • Ukl

      Whats the problem with Nintendo Switch getting hacked ? It will increase console sales and software drop will be barrely noticeable.

  3. txmyzz

    how nice of them. of course it will support eeeeeverything. their chip is probably using the same / similar glitch technique that was in the official tegra chip docs. Therefore if in fact a new hw revision is coming, it will not work and if nintendo is just a little bit lucky that time they hardened it enough.

    I know tx’s only interest is because of the scale. they’ve sold 20+ million so far, so there is a potential market of buyers / modchip installers for this.
    I cannot help but remember that they teased years ago about an xbox one hack which just never materialised. The ps4 has sold 70+ millions and there are hacks for that but, unfortunately for these guys, it’s all software based, no hw glitch based method so far.

    Of course they could have tried to make something out of their own mind but all they are capable of is building on other people’s hacks. They are not clever or curious enough to figure out something out of their own minds. To improve on something that already works, that works for them. Only that.

    And of course ban everyone on their forums like an idiot politician who just cannot handle criticism.

  4. Ursine

    Sitting pretty on 4.1.0, can’t wait for the floodgates to open and this console to get the basic features Nintendo doesn’t have the mental capacity to add.

    • LEL

      It’s your fault and your pirate friends. 3DS had a browser on day one but not the Switch. I wonder why… mental capacity lol

      • Ursine

        Ah, blaming piracy for Nintendo’s ineptitude. Pathetic.

      • ^Lol

        Blaming pirates for Nintendo’s inability to add basic features? Are you really that dimwitted?

        • kek

          There is no browser because they want mitigate attack via webkit. It’s not rocket science. The only mental incapacity is in site viewers.

          • ^Lol

            Wow you’re really slow. There is a browser, easily accessible too. I used the browser to hack my Switch.

            The browser isn’t accessible for the average joe user like yourself though, so you get no browser, and we still get the hacks.

            Enjoy those stability updates though and keep defending Nintendo’s pointless updates, I’ll enjoy playing emulated games on my Switch (which you can’t do because there is STILL no official VC). Hackers do what Nintendon’t.

            I get to enjoy the Switch to the fullest potential and unlock all its features, all you can do is shed tears in a corner, because Nintendo has garbage security and locks you out of its features.

        • ^lul

          Spend 300 $ for emulating 30 years old games and calling others “slow”. Fitting username.

          • Well actually

            Correction: he said he’s smart for hacking a 300$ device for old roms and people who are playing the new games are crying in a corner rn.
            Get your facts straight.

      • PenguinCatapult

        It’s funny, because the 3DS didn’t get a browser until the 2.0.0 update.

      • Alpmaster007

        Is it pirates fault that GBA is not available on Eshop for 3DS but is for Wii U?

        • ^lol

          No, it’s your idiocy. OG 3DS is not enough powerful to do a satisfactory emulation with some basic emulator options.

  5. cayhan

    Once they release it, of course.

  6. Steve


  7. Meh

    Yay for TE. Meanwhile the “scene” is not releasing the bootrom exploit … For no reason whatsoever.

  8. DaMeZ

    Thanks for the update wololo

  9. LEL

    However they have not explicitly confirmed anything. These are just suppositions made by desperate pirate.

  10. Susan Sarandon

    Put up or shut up!

  11. Zeke

    I always make sure I “Stay Clam” when reading about future hacks for consoles lol 😀

  12. Brandon Stewart

    In other words if you want to hack your system in the future then you should buy a Switch before the revised Switches are released. That’s the only way to future proof your Switch for homebrew.

    • HypeTrain

      Can’t wait to finally be able to back up my saves and use emulators!

      If only Nintendo wasn’t so foolish and included basic features like backing up saves, I wouldn’t be tempted to hack my switch. Such idiocy from Nintendo and it’s sheep defenders.

      Oh well, can’t wait for the Switch to be cracked open and let the hackers make it the system it should be. Until then, got hundreds of moons to collect in Mario.

      • ^lol

        Pirates still use save backup or vc to justify themselves pirating games and speaking of “sheep defenders”.
        Looking foward to see moving goalpost when these features will arrive probably in september.

  13. txlover

    it will cost $50, will have a simple chip encrypted to heck to try to make chinese copiers be late to the party with their $5 perfectly working clone. It will also work only with the v1 version switches that have been sold and currently being sold, so their yadda-yadda about being compatible with all firmwares is true to an extent 🙂 The same *** again as with coolrunners then cr3, etc.

  14. TonyHoro

    The Atmosphere Team already confirmed that they CFW will run on any firmware installed on the first Switch model/batch. They are focusing on a Summer (North Hemisphere) release. I think they told that openly just to screw Team Xecuter plans, which I loved hehe.