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Sony websites hit with PSN password exploit

Sony websites hit with PSN password exploit

The latest PSN update forces you to change your password, but if you're not careful, someone else might do it for you. Maybe it was all too good to be true. The PSN...
Randy Pitchford wants to crack down on "evil" PSN terrorists - 2011-05-16 18:40:53

Randy Pitchford wants to crack down on “evil” PSN terrorists

The Gearbox boss doesn't think we should blame Sony for another person's crimes. You’ve probably heard that the PSN is back up and running, but the security conversation is far from over....
Anonymous attacks Eidos and Deus Ex 1

Anonymous attacks Eidos and Deus Ex

Hackers broke into DeusEX.com and stole the email addresses of thousands of registered users.   Someone at Anonymous appears to be trying to put a stop to the Human Revolution. The websites for...
Anonymous declares war on itself 1

Anonymous declares war on itself

Cannibalistic infighting is currently threatening to consume the collective following recent attacks on Sony.   Anonymous declared war on Sony back when GeoHot was still in court, so you’d think the group would...
Sony ties Anonymous to PSN security breach - 2011-05-04 19:09:59

Sony ties Anonymous to PSN security breach

Sony's letter to the House Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade contains new details about the ongoing PSN investigation.   The U.S. House of Representatives had a few questions for Sony after the...
Sony: Hackers grabbed 12,700 credit card accounts in Station.com attack - 2011-05-03 15:21:48

Sony: Hackers grabbed 12,700 credit card accounts in Station.com attack

Sony has admitted that their PC gaming service was also compromised during the breach of the PSN. As feared, the situation has gone form bad to worse for Sony. The company shut...
Sony says there's "no truth" to rumours of credit card info being sold - 2011-05-03 02:52:53

Sony says there’s “no truth” to rumours of credit card info being sold

Sony is still having credit card problems, but nobody has been trying to sell info back to Sony. Patrick Seybold, the senior director of corporate communications and social media at SCEA, recently...
Your Trophies are still intact, and other PSN answers from Sony - 2011-04-29 15:18:41

Your Trophies are still intact, and other PSN answers from Sony

What services should you expect when the PSN is back online?   Sony has released another PSN Q&A, and this time they've addressed user concerns about some of the PSN's non-financial features. For...
Sony answers a few security-related questions - 2011-04-28 15:01:47

Sony answers a few security-related questions

A new Q&A reveals that credit card data was and encrypted and kept separate from the rest of the PSN.   It’s starting to look like Sony may be able to avoid the...
Sony slapped with class action lawsuit for breach of PSN

Sony slapped with class action lawsuit for breach of PSN

A few disgruntled customers have already taken Sony to court for their recent security violations.   The Sony backlash has officially started. The Rothken law firm has filed a class action lawsuit in...
PSN breach could cost Sony as much as $24 billion

PSN breach could cost Sony as much as $24 billion

Sony may have to pay the price for failing to protect users' personal information.   Sony may be working tirelessly to restore the PlayStation Network, but the company could still face penalties for...
Finally, some good news about the PSN - 2011-04-27 14:39:01

Finally, some good news about the PSN

Your password is gone, but your credit card information might still be safe. The PSN has now been down for a full week and with Sony confirming that personal information has been...