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F-Secure: Sony hacked again

05/20/2011, The recent hacks that attacked Sony nearly a month back, taking down the PlayStation Network (PSN) and Sony Online Entertainment for a good three weeks or so surely raised the ire of many users who were so used to seeing their home console work without...

Sony PlayStation Network hacked – not

05/18/2011, Update: It seems that this was not a hack – but rather, Sony’s way of plugging the security hole by taking down the password reset page while they fix the innards before putting it back online. Read the full story here. No, the title...

Sony CEO is satisfied with its hack response time

05/17/2011, Although restoration for PlayStation Network, SOE and Qriocity services has largely returned for most regions around the globe, Sony’s not of the deep waters just yet regarding the whole “Sony got hacked” matter. PS3 gamers might have...

Square Enix hacked

05/14/2011, Final Fantasy maker, Square Enix, has just been hacked into – with a couple of websites belonging to Japanese video games maker being compromised. What of the damage? Well, Square Enix has been man enough to own up right from the start (guess they...

PSN might be restored in “a few more days”

05/10/2011, News update from the official PlayStation blog’s Patrick Seybold: “I know you all want to know exactly when the services will be restored. At this time, I can’t give you an exact date, as it will likely be at least a few more days. We’re...

Hackers discover zero-day exploits in Google Chrome browser

05/09/2011, After emerging unhacked from the last three Pwn2Own hacking competitions, Google Chrome, one of the most secure web browsers available today has finally been hacked, according to French security company, Vupen. All the hackers had to do was let Google...

PlayStation Network: More Attacks Coming This Week-End (IRC rumors)

05/05/2011, CNET reports that hackers are preparing for a new wave of attacks against the PlayStation Network as early as this week-end. The information is said to be coming from an IRC user (Internet relay chat). According to the IRC chatter, hackers claim to have...

Sohaib Athar hacked

05/04/2011, The name Sohaib Athar might not ring a bell for some, but for those who are in the know, he is the person who live tweeted the raid on Osama bin Laden by accident, and it has been confirmed that his account has been hacked. Known as @ReallyVirtual on...

Hackers might have credit card info from PlayStation Network?

04/29/2011, At this point, I want to stop hearing anything there is related to the PlayStation Network. To sum it up: it’s been an epic fail for Sony. The New York Times is reporting that several security researchers have seen comments on “underground...

Binary Chairs by BRC Designs

04/16/2011, When we published about the Binary Low Table, we wished to see a similar design applied to a sofa – although we thought that our rear end would probably not be too appreciative of that “effort” – it looks like BRC designs has fulfilled our wish...

WordPress.com got hacked, here’s what to do

04/14/2011, Wordpress hacked - Automattic, the folks behind Wordpress.com got hacked at the "root" level, which means that the hackers potentially had access to *everything* those servers...

Anonymous hacker group attacks Sony URLs and PlayStation Network

04/04/2011, If you thought Sony suing Geohot was interesting, wait until you get a load of this. Earlier this morning, the hacking collective Anonymous warned Sony that its ongoing battle with Geohot and fellow hacker Graf_Chokolo was a suppression of free speech....