Microsoft's Windows RT can apparently run unsigned desktops app with a little bit of hacking.
In a blog posted yesterday, a hacker dubbed clrokr described how he was able to change a value in the Windows RT kernel to bypass certain restrictions set up by Microsoft. The blog details how clrokr tracked down the right value to open up the types of apps that RT can run. And it includes his code for other enterprising hackers.
The specific value can't be permanently altered on devices enabled with Secure Boot, but it can be changed in memory. As a … Read more