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Wiikey hacker group said on its website the “complete hack” authentication system disks Wii U, disk encryption, file system, and everything else you need to run arbitrary applications in the embedded version of Linux.

The group specializes in long-Wiikey consoles Wii. In particular, they produce and sell hacking mod chips for this console since 2007. Their new product – an optical drive emulator WiikeƜ will be available soon.

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Nintendo has made an official comment. It says that the company is aware of the Wiikey attempts to hack the security system, but believes that “a system that blocks pirated games at the moment remains safe.” At the very least, companies are aware of any specific cases where the console is running unlicensed software.

In response, the hackers posted an update indicating the sequence of hex-characters. Maybe this is the encryption key, but evidence of the exploit he obviously does not pulled.

57 2D 55 50 50 2D 41 52 50 2D 50 30 30 2D 31 30
31 45 55 52 2D 32 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00