How the Nintendo Switch Was Exploited By Hackers

After its lackluster Wii U, Nintendo has made a pivotal comeback with their new console, the Switch. But while the hardware is selling well, the first iteration of its console suffers from a serious security vulnerability. We also discuss how more critical hardware vulnerabilities, like Meltdown and Spectre, could wreak havoc on the technology landscape.


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