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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...

Sony PlayStation Network Welcome Back program games revealed

05/16/2011, Over the weekend, we reported about the Sony Online Entertainment network returning online with a “Welcome Back” package for its users. A couple of weeks ago we also reported about the Welcome Back program for PlayStation Network users,...

PSN outage sees high PlayStation 3 returns in UK?

05/13/2011, Don’t you just love the law of logic working here? We are talking about the recent PSN outage that raised more than just the ire of its users, with plenty of folks getting weaned off their console (whether voluntarily or not, that is another can of...

PlayStation Network back online for developers?

05/13/2011, While consumers are slowly dying from not being able to log on to the PlayStation Network to get their daily fix of online gaming, Sony has been reluctant to give a fixed date, only mentioning that they aim to get everything up and running by the end of...

PlayStation Network to be back up by May 31

05/09/2011,   After failing to get the PlayStation Network back online last week, Sony has come forward again to give the world a new deadline. According to a statement made by Shigenori Yoshida, a Sony spokesman, in a Bloomberg report; their plan is to get the...

PSN Down: Sony Knew Defenses Were Obsolete (Expert)

05/04/2011, Things aren’t getting any better for Sony and its networks (still down): the government is looking into the huge hack of where 100 million Sony user accounts have been (potentially) compromised. According to Security Expert Dr. Gene Spafford, Sony...

Sony gets help of investigators to look into security breach

05/04/2011, The popularity of Sony’s PlayStation Network (PSN) has made it a prime target for hackers to strut their stuff, and the PSN has been down for what seems to be an eternity already – well, at least if gives the impression to teens that there is...

Two weeks later, PlayStation Network is still down

05/03/2011, We really don’t need to repeat it again, but for those who don’t know: PlayStation Network is still down. Some two weeks later and gamers around the world still see the error code you see in the photo above when firing up the PSN. It was...

Sony welcomes back users to the PlayStation Network

05/01/2011, In a press conference tonight, Sony has just announced that the PlayStation Network and its Qriocity services will be back up starting next week. The PSN has been down for over a week now, ever since Sony decided to temporarily disable it to prevent...

Credit card fraud reported, lawsuit filed against Sony

04/27/2011, It was only a matter of time that the PlayStation Network (PSN)’s security breach experiences fallouts of sorts – with a lawsuit being filed and subscribers reporting credit card fraud. Rothken Law Firm of California has filed suit on behalf...