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Sony Rebrands PSN Accounts

The Huffington Post | Ramona Emerson | Posted 02.06.2012 | Technology

Is Sony beginning to phase out the PlayStation brand? Some believe that a subtle rebranding effort, announced on Monday, is an early step by Sony to d...

PlayStation Network Down

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.21.2011 | Technology

UPDATE: PSN service is returning to users after a brief outage. Sony's U.S.-based PlayStation Twitter feed posted the following update after 5 p.m...

PlayStation Network Down For Maintenance

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 09.05.2011 | Technology

Sony's PlayStation Network went down briefly on Tuesday, but it was apparently just for maintenance. According to PlayStation Universe, the work w...

Sony Laid Off Security Employees Ahead Of Hacks, Suit Claims

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 08.24.2011 | Technology

A lawsuit filed against Sony alleges that the company laid off a number of people in a unit responsible for security two weeks before the major networ...

Amy Lee

Why Does Sony Keep Getting Hacked?

HuffingtonPost.com | Amy Lee | Posted 08.08.2011 | Technology

Since the April PlayStation Network breach that exposed over 100 million user accounts, Sony has been hacked more than 10 times. Sony Pictures, Sony E...

'Welcome Back': Sony's Make-Up Package For PSN Hack

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 08.03.2011 | Technology

After the ongoing debacle that has been the PlayStation Network hack, Sony is trying to mend relationships with angry users with its "Welcome Back" pr...

Sony Blames The World

Jonathan Littman | Posted 07.24.2011 | Business
Jonathan Littman

Sony's CEO has forwarded a remarkable new rationale for his company's recent catastrophic network security failures.

Sony Paid Big Money To Mitigate PlayStation Network Hack

AP | By MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 07.23.2011 | Technology

TOKYO -- Sony Corp. is expecting an annual loss of $3.2 billion, reversing its earlier projection of a return to profit, as the electronics giant stru...

REPORT: Sony May Resume Online Games Tuesday

Posted 07.20.2011 | Technology

TOKYO (Reuters) - Sony Corp is considering resuming its U.S.-based online games service on Tuesday, following a massive security breach last month...

Sony Battles New Hacks

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 07.20.2011 | Technology

About a month after Sony's PlayStation Network was hacked, exposing the account information of 100 million users, Sony faces a series of smaller hacks...

New PlayStation Network Problem Exposed

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 07.18.2011 | Technology

UPDATE: Sony has acknowledged the PlayStation network exploit. In a blog post, the company wrote, We temporarily took down the PSN and Qriocity pas...

Peter S. Goodman

Sony Chief: Threat Of Hacking Is Constant

HuffingtonPost.com | Peter S. Goodman | Posted 07.17.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK -- Security has been restored. Come back and play. This was the message delivered to PlayStation aficionados by Sony's chief executive, Howar...

Japan Stalls PlayStation Network Relaunch

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 07.16.2011 | Technology

Over the weekend, Sony began restoring service to the PlayStation Network following an unprecedented data breach that exposed the personal information...

Amy Lee

Sony PlayStation Network Gets Restored, But Uncertainty Lingers Over The Extent Of The Breach

HuffingtonPost.com | Amy Lee | Posted 07.15.2011 | Technology

Sony has finally begun to restore access to the PlayStation Network, after a massive security breach that exposed of the personal information of over ...

Sony Begins Restoring PlayStation Network

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 07.14.2011 | Technology

Following a data breach that exposed the personal information of 100 million users and shut down access to the PlayStation Network for weeks, Sony has...

REPORT: Amazon Cloud Used In Sony PlayStation Network Attack

Bloomberg | Posted 07.14.2011 | Technology

Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN)'s Web Services cloud- computing unit was used by hackers in last month's attack against Sony Corp. (6758)'s online entertainmen...

Sony: Hackers Launched No New PlayStation Attack

Posted 07.11.2011 | Technology

By Liana B. Baker NEW YORK (Reuters) - A security measure that Sony Corp installed made one of the official PlayStation websites unavailable in Ja...

Sony: PlayStation Network Back Online By End Of May

AP | Posted 07.10.2011 | Technology

TOKYO -- Sony said Tuesday it aims to fully restore its PlayStation Network, shut down after a massive security breach affecting over 100 million onli...

Sony PlayStation Network Relaunch Delayed

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 07.09.2011 | Technology

Waiting for the PlayStation Network to go back online? You'll have to wait some more. Sony says the PlayStation Network will be fully restored by M...

Is Anonymous Responsible For Sony Hack After All?

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 07.06.2011 | Technology

No one knows who is responsible for the massive PlayStation Network hack that has compromised over 100 million accounts, though different parties have...

Saki Knafo

Sony PlayStation Network Hack Just The Beginning Of Giant Data Thefts: Experts

HuffingtonPost.com | Saki Knafo | Posted 07.06.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK -- Howard Stringer, the CEO of Sony, apologized to customers Thursday for the "inconvenience and concern" caused by an attack on Sony's compu...

PlayStation Network Up ASAP, Says Sony CEO

AP | By TOMOKO A. HOSAKA | Posted 07.06.2011 | Technology

TOKYO -- Sony Corp. Chief Executive Howard Stringer apologized for "inconvenience and concern" caused by the security breach that compromised personal...

Anonymous Fires Back At Sony--Again

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 07.05.2011 | Technology

Sony's cloud-based entertainment network remains down, and the company is now pointing fingers at prominent hacker collective Anonymous. On Wednesd...

Sony Explains PlayStation Network Hack To Congress

AP | By JOELLE TESSLER | Posted 07.04.2011 | Technology

WASHINGTON -- The data breach that hit Sony's PlayStation Network resulted from a "very carefully planned, very professional, highly sophisticated cri...

Sony Says 25 Million More Accounts Hacked

Posted 07.02.2011 | Technology

By Liana B. Baker NEW YORK (Reuters) - Sony Online Entertainment has temporarily shut down its online games service and its Facebook games after d...