Psn-outage-2011

07.13.13
Sony drops appeal for ICO-issued 2011 data loss fine
07.13.13

Sony drops appeal for ICO-issued 2011 data loss fine

Sony dropped its appeal and will therefore have to pay a £250,000 fine issued by the UK Infor...

By M. Suszek,   07.13.13
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05.15.13
PSN hacking suspect sentenced to house arrest for destroying evidence
05.15.13

PSN hacking suspect sentenced to house arrest for destroying evidence

This week, 23-year-old Ohio resident Todd M. Miller was sentenced to a year of house arrest for des...

By Danny Cowan,   05.15.13
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04.19.13
PSN class action settled in Canada, users can claim benefits
04.19.13

PSN class action settled in Canada, users can claim benefits

While payouts are still pending the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, Sony has settled in a class...

By JC Fletcher,   04.19.13
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01.24.13
UK government fines Sony for 'serious' 2011 PSN breach, Sony to appeal
01.24.13

UK government fines Sony for 'serious' 2011 PSN breach, Sony to appeal

The UK Information Commissioner's Office has fined Sony £250,000 for the offense of having be...

By JC Fletcher,   01.24.13
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10.23.12
Class action lawsuit from PlayStation Network hack mostly dismissed
10.23.12

Class action lawsuit from PlayStation Network hack mostly dismissed

Federal Judge Anthony Battaglia dismissed several key claims of a class action lawsuit leveled agai...

By J. Conditt,   10.23.12
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04.30.12
How GeoHot went from winning science fairs to instigating the hacker war
04.30.12

How GeoHot went from winning science fairs to instigating the hacker war

Hackers built the Internet. Throughout the 1970s and '80s hackers altered the Internet from a strict...

By J. Conditt,   04.30.12
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12.20.11
Lawsuit filed against Sony's anti-lawsuit provision
12.20.11

Lawsuit filed against Sony's anti-lawsuit provision

A class-action suit filed in a California court late last month seeks to reverse Sony's forced p...

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09.16.11
New PS3 Terms of Service aim to prevent class-action lawsuits, are part of mandatory PSN update
09.16.11

New PS3 Terms of Service aim to prevent class-action lawsuits, are part of mandatory PSN update

Unsurprisingly, the nearly month-long PlayStation Network outage and related security breach res...

By C. Grant,   09.16.11
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09.06.11
Sony names former US Homeland Security official Philip Teitinger as 'Chief Information Security Officer'
09.06.11

Sony names former US Homeland Security official Philip Teitinger as 'Chief Information Security Officer'

Though Sony's initial reaction to the enormous PlayStation Network breach earlier this year may h...

By B. Gilbert,   09.06.11
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