PlayStation Network taken out by DoS attack 
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Claims hack linked to airline security scare.
 
Sony settles Playstation hack litigation for $16m 
By Danielle Walker | Jul 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Looking to cap price of court action.
 
Sony fined $377,000 for PlayStation breach 
By Dan Raywood | Jan 25, 2013 | Comment Now 
Privacy commissioner says Sony should have patched.
 
Exclusive: How Sony is fighting back  
By Darren Pauli | Mar 12, 2012 | Comment Now 
Systems that monitor staff and user behaviour could detect social attacks.
 
Anonymous to attack Sony, Bieber over SOPA support 
By Dan Raywood | Jan 5, 2012 | Comment Now 
Irate advocates threaten SOPA supporters.
 
Google previews its Dart language 
Oct 11, 2011 | Comment Now 
Clean break from JavaScript?
 
Sony given official reprieve over hack 
By Darren Pauli | Sep 30, 2011 | Comment Now 
Privacy Commissioner to take no further action.
 
Sony's hacked security cleared by Aust. privacy office  
By Darren Pauli | Sep 29, 2011 | Comment Now 
Takes word on infrastructure integrity.
 
SEGA hacked, records exposed 
By Jennifer Scott | Jun 19, 2011 | Comment Now 
SEGA rushes to reset passwords, warn users.
 
LulzSec holds stolen Nintendo configuration file 
By SC Australia Staff | Jun 6, 2011 | Comment Now 
Hacking group turns on the company it 'loves'.
 
Respect and security  
By Lisa Myers | Jun 2, 2011 | Comment Now 
Trying times for security
 
Sony hacker still anonymous, but motives known 
By Darren Pauli | May 29, 2011 | Comment Now 
Sony says its investigation woes are a testament to the skill of the hacker.
 
Sony loses 2000 records in 10th hack 
By Darren Pauli | May 26, 2011 | Comment Now 
Stolen user names, email addresses and hashed passwords posted online.
 
PlayStation Network restart suffers delays 
By Liam Tung | May 9, 2011 | Comment Now 
Report: Sony considers hacker bounty.
 
Sony suffers third cyber attack 
By Darren Pauli | May 8, 2011 | Comment Now 
No date set for PlayStation Network restoration
 
Anonymous on Sony hack: 'It wasn't us' 
By Dan Kaplan | May 5, 2011 | Comment Now 
Group blames a criminal outfit.
 
Sony subpoenaed by New York AG 
By Darren Pauli | May 5, 2011 | Comment Now 
Australian privacy probe pending.
 
Sony, Epsilon scolded for ducking probe 
By Darren Pauli | May 5, 2011 | Comment Now 
Sony PlayStation Network was unpatched, lacked firewall.
 
Sony fingers Anonymous for PlayStation hack 
By Liam Tung | May 5, 2011 | Comment Now 
Claims it found a note: "We are Legion".
 
Sony hires firms to clean up after breach 
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