Sponsored Links

Sponsored Links

PS3 Firmware Update 3.42 is Now Available, Details Incoming

Sponsored Links
223w ago - Update: Several users who updated to PS3 Firmware 3.42 have now confirmed (along with Sony [Register or Login to view links]) that Sony has indeed added 'additional security features' and patched the PS3 exploit used for PS JailBreak, PSGroove and PSFreedom as expected so it is advised you do NOT update if you plan to use them.

For those who just signed in to PlayStation Network, PS3 Firmware update 3.42 is now available to download.

Download: [Register or Login to view links] / [Register or Login to view links]

While we can speculate on whether Sony blocked PS JailBreak with it, etc feel free to grab it below and report in the comments any changes you notice and we will update the news accordingly.

Stay tuned for more PS3 Hacks and PS3 CFW news, follow us on Twitter, Facebook and be sure to drop by the PS3 Hacks and PS3 Custom Firmware Forums for the latest PlayStation 3 scene and PlayStation 4 scene updates and fresh homebrew releases!

Comments 116 Comments - Go to Forum Thread »

• Please Register at PS3News.com or Login to make comments on Site News articles.
#96 - dc740 - 223w ago
dc740's Avatar
[Register or Login to view links]

PS3 No Update is completely coded in Java. So it WILL work in your Mac.

And yes... I did it hehe

(use the linux scripts to run it)

#95 - MBM007 - 223w ago
MBM007's Avatar
Can't seem to find any up to date info on how to bypass with my Mac anywhere.

Am I out of luck unless I find a pc??

#94 - racer0018 - 223w ago
racer0018's Avatar
Well i just got the PSN is being worked on so i can't sign in right now. I have not seen this in a long time. So i wonder what they are doing.

#93 - tremendazo - 223w ago
tremendazo's Avatar
sell your ps3 on ebay, buy a new one from the store, you might end up losing 20-50 but its worth it in my opinion.

#92 - vandalj - 223w ago
vandalj's Avatar
Quote Originally Posted by Feurigo View Post
what can i do when a friend updated my ps3 to 3.42??

Prepare to shell out some extra cash for a PS3 with < 3.41 Firmware, and/or pray that Sony didn't just patch up one of the most convenient exploits yet.


Sponsored Links

Sponsored Links
Sponsored Links

Sponsored Links

Advertising - Affiliates - Contact Us - PS3 Downloads - Privacy Statement - Site Rules - Top - © 2015 PlayStation 3 News