PS4: Hacker TheFlow discloses Kernel exploit for firmware 7.55

wololo

We are constantly looking for guest bloggers at wololo.net. If you like to write, and have a strong interest in the console hacking scene, contact me either with a comment here, or in a PM on /talk!

36 Responses

  1. fresno says:

    Good news. Thank you “wololo”.

  2. seanp2500 says:

    i nearly fainted

  3. SawS7ven says:

    que bueno,al fin algo para los q tienen 7.55

  4. Bunicu Gicu says:

    It’s started ! A new year for me ! Really ! A good start of the year that comes with a fresh start for my 7.55 CE – 35888 – 2 console… You feel me, right ?

  5. Mgplayer says:

    Tank wololo

  6. Cerdeira says:

    Finally I’ll put my 7.50 to good use.

    Thanks!

  7. SiliconExarch says:

    It turns out that my plasma TV breaking half way through last year wasn’t so bad after all, because I haven’t turned my PS4 Pro on since so it’s bound to be below 7.55!

  8. Rean95 says:

    Thought TheFlow was done with releasing public exploit for ps4

    • MrHappy says:

      He disclosed it on Sony’s bounty platform. It will probably trickle down to end-users on older firmware, but he’s not exactly releasing it for us. I applaud him for profiting off his skills, and disclosing exploits for Sony could land him a comfy security job some day.

  9. mochalicious says:

    if mine is on 7.50, how would i update it to 7.55?

  10. Yenboy says:

    Thank to the flow ps4 is getting exciting towward the end of the console life

  11. the_bug says:

    Definitely good news, i just purchased a second hand fat ps4 at a pawn shop and it has 7.51 fw, now to wait. 🙂

  12. Michael Henkemeier says:

    I try to find a site to Download the 7.51 but, nothing. Somebody can help ?

  13. Nodge says:

    I only want the PS4 hack to use dlc for my original Street Fighter V game because it tries to force me to be signed on to use in game currency in the first place and that makes me angry because I would have to update to the latest firmware. I think it’s a dirty rotten trick. I’m also interested in emulators. I have a legal right to backup my games.

  14. the line of static says:

    good work guys

  15. Jackie Chan says:

    *Me still on 5.05* : Can’t wait for the updated backport tools

  1. January 14, 2021

    […] TheFloW discloses Kernel exploit for firmware 7.55: https://wololo.net/2021/01/13/ps4-hacker-theflow-discloses-kernel-exploit-for-firmware-7-55/ […]

  2. January 21, 2021

    […] few days ago, hacker TheFlow disclosed a PS4 Kernel exploit, for PS4 firmware 7.55. The disclosure however did not contain any proof of concept files, so the hacking scene has to […]

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Most comments are automatically approved, but in some cases, it might take up to 24h for your comments to show up on the site, if they need manual moderation. Thanks for your understanding