GP's Social Manager, Liztress writes, "If you're a PlayStation 3 owner or even a follower of the latest gaming news, then it is likely you have heard of George "Geohot" Hotz. While his actions are nothing new in the world of technology, he has garnered a lot of attention by hacking into a system that had been previously thought to have been impenetrable. To counter his releasing of the PlayStation 3's root key, Sony has mandated a firmware update to patch up the security holes that he uncovered. Console owners have given mixed responses on Sony's actions. Some feel that it's the legitimate players who suffer from the updates. Others commend Sony for stepping up and doing what is needed to stop hackers from running homebrew and pirated games. I can see the reasoning behind both sides..."