Tag: psn

PlayStation Network taken out by DoS attack 
Aug 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Claims hack linked to airline security scare.
UK govt launches encryption for public services network 
Zurich fights Sony breach pay out  
By Dan Kaplan | Jul 25, 2011 | Comment Now 
Insurance pay out case may set precedent for general liability policies.
Lessons from the Sony hack 
By Joe Basirico | Jul 20, 2011 | Comment Now 
Software flaws are easy to attack, so, fix them.
LulzSec launches fifth attack against Sony 
By Dan Raywood | Jun 8, 2011 | Comment Now 
Hacking group Lulzsec continues "extortion" campaign.
LulzSec holds stolen Nintendo configuration file 
By SC Australia Staff | Jun 6, 2011 | Comment Now 
Hacking group turns on the company it 'loves'.
One million users compromised in Sony hack 
By Dan Kaplan | Jun 3, 2011 | Comment Now 
Fresh from its high profile attack on PBS, online group lulzsec has hacked Sony, and revealed stored passwords were not encrypted.
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.
Sony breach fallout set to cost $163 million 
By Dan Kaplan | May 24, 2011 | Comment Now 
But the company will post a $3 billion loss after the Japan flood.
Sony breach a strong case for online insurance 
By Tanveer A. Zia | May 10, 2011 | Comment Now 
Guest opinion: Why online service providers need to cover their users.
Anonymous DDoSed by mutineer  
By Darren Pauli | May 10, 2011 | Comment Now 
Attackers outed in Anonymous war.
Sony suffers third cyber attack 
By Darren Pauli | May 8, 2011 | Comment Now 
No date set for PlayStation Network restoration
Forensics blamed for tardy Sony notice 
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 breach prompts US hearing   
By Angela Moscaritolo | May 4, 2011 | Comment Now 
Sony faces senate for data breach streak.
Analysis: Sony bungles data breach response 
By Tim Kelly | Apr 28, 2011 | Comment Now 
Actions of Sony, Toyota indicate lack of transparancy in corporate Japan.
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