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Posted by on Dec 11, 2012 in Internet |

Engineer published method to hack Nokia games store Windows 8

Engineer published method to hack Nokia games store Windows 8

(CC) Justin Angel

Justin Angel is a Nokia engineer currently working in the division of the company dedicated to working with Microsoft’s mobile operating system, Windows Phone, and so stated in an article on his blog JustinAngel.net , there is a method hack Application Store of Windows 8, both for purchases from within the app to convert to test its full version.

As explained Angel, the big problem is that “encrypted information stored locally, along the algorithm and password / hash, which is a recipe for security problems. One problem to allow applications to run offline test is that they must save files locally, so you can read and modify them.

In the article, Angel explains how Soulcraft modified the game to make purchases from within the application, also converted the trial version to Meteor Madness full version, removed Minesweeper advertising, games and even modified by injecting a script JavaScript paid to unlock levels in Cut the Rope. Bad news for developers.

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Link: Nokia engineer shows how to pirate games from the Window 8 store (The Verge)

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