• Malicious messages reportedly crashing PlayStation 4 consoles

    1 month ago - By Tech Radar

    We've seen single malicious messages able to crash smartphones , but now there's one for Sony's PlayStation 4 console to look out for - users on social media and Reddit are reporting receiving a certain specially coded message that's enough to put their hardware out of action. As The Verge reports, the message includes unreadable characters that are enough to cause glitches on the PS4 when opened on Android or iOS. Once the message is read, the problems start, even if it's then deleted. Some users are having to report they've gone to the lengths of a factory reset on their PlayStation 4...
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