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Microsoft "applauds" the hacker that jailbroke Windows RT

0. phoneArena posted on 07 Jan 2013, 17:34

Yesterday, we brought you the news that a hacker named Clrokr had jailbroken Windows RT and enabled unsigned apps to run, rather than only the apps from the Windows Store signed by Microsoft. We contacted Microsoft about the matter, and especially the claim by Clrokr that Windows 8 is essentially the same as Windows RT, except for an artificial security barrier. Microsoft just responded to the matter, saying that it "applauds" Clrokr's efforts...

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posted on 07 Jan 2013, 17:38 7

1. papss (unregistered)

Nice.. I like that they take notice and applaud the team of hackers or hacker on this

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 17:38 2

2. AnTuTu (Posts: 1580; Member since: 14 Oct 2012)

Well said MS..!!

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 18:01 2

3. HTCOE (Posts: 635; Member since: 20 Nov 2011)

aha.... bravo

posted on 07 Jan 2013, 21:17 4

4. networkdood (Posts: 6330; Member since: 31 Mar 2010)

Hackers do love Windows....everyday an update puts another hole in their security - thus the term swiss cheese.

posted on 08 Jan 2013, 08:34

5. Cyan3boN (Posts: 446; Member since: 23 Feb 2012)

users love= hackers love

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