Vulnerability in PlayStation 4 - the character set in the message for the user remotely turns the console into almost a "brick"
3r3-31. If your PlayStation 4 receives a message with a certain set of characters, the console will simply turn off.
And, it seems, for this, it is not even necessary for the user to open and read the received message. If notifications are enabled and the characters appear in the preview, the prefix will also turn off.
perform changing the settings of the console 3r3356. to address the vulnerability: [/u]
3r3342. - on the PS4 console: Account Management -> Privacy Settings -> Personal Information -> Messages -> Nobody (or Friends, if you trust them);
- in the PlayStation Messages mobile app: Edit profile -> Privacy settings -> Personal information -> Messages -> Nobody (or Friends, if you trust them).
If the trouble still occurred and the console disconnected after receiving the message, then the problem may be solved - you need to delete this message from the PlayStation Messages mobile application, which is available on iOS or Android. It is also desirable to reconstruct the PS4 database through safe mode.
3r3355. If these actions did not help then only Factory Reset. [/i]
Another example of messages:
Emogi something used in the message of this.