Identity-theft

08.31.11
Star Wars Galaxies fan site hacked, 23K passwords stolen
08.31.11

Star Wars Galaxies fan site hacked, 23K passwords stolen

Talk about kicking a game's community when it's down. VentureBeat reports that Star Wars Galaxie...

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06.10.11
Codemasters website, store, and database hacked
06.10.11

Codemasters website, store, and database hacked

Another day, another game publisher in a hacker's crosshairs. This time around it's Codemasters,...

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05.17.11
SOE partners with Affinion to offer identity protection for EU players
05.17.11

SOE partners with Affinion to offer identity protection for EU players

European players who were waiting to hear how Sony Online Entertainment is going to safeguard the...

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05.10.11
Talking Sony and identity protection with LifeLock
05.10.11

Talking Sony and identity protection with LifeLock

As Sony continues to struggle to restore service to both the PlayStation Network and Sony Online...

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05.06.11
SCEE 'working incredibly hard' to offer protection for European PSN users [update: Sony to offer ID theft protection and free PS3, PSP games]
05.06.11

SCEE 'working incredibly hard' to offer protection for European PSN users [update: Sony to offer ID theft protection and free PS3, PSP games]

With Sony already offering identity theft protection to PSN users in the United States, PlayStati...

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05.05.11
Sony to offer PSN users free identity theft protection for one year
05.05.11

Sony to offer PSN users free identity theft protection for one year

In the latest turn of events involving the theft of personal data for millions of PlayStation Net...

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05.03.11
SOE releases further breach details, 24.6 million accounts compromised
05.03.11

SOE releases further breach details, 24.6 million accounts compromised

There's an old adage that things are always darkest just before the dawn, and right now the folks...

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04.28.11
PlayStation Network credit card info appears to be safe: 'No unauthorized activity relating to Sony'
04.28.11

PlayStation Network credit card info appears to be safe: 'No unauthorized activity relating to Sony'

It looks like the beleaguered Sony finally caught a break. The company, which has struggled for o...

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04.28.11
The Daily Grind: Do you trust MMO companies after the Sony debacle?
04.28.11

The Daily Grind: Do you trust MMO companies after the Sony debacle?

It's hard to believe that it's been over a week after a major intrusion into the PlayStation netw...

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