Tag : playstation

PSN in its final stages of restoration

Sony has announced on the Playstation Blog that the rebuild of their system is complete and they are in  “the final stages of internal testing of the new system”.


Sony identity theft protection

Sony has also announced that it will be issuing complementary identity theft services (via Debix) to Playstation Network and Qriocity account holders located in the US for 12 months. This service will include:

– Cyber monitoring and surveillance of the Internet to detect exposure of an AllClear ID Plus customer’s personal information, including monitoring of criminal web sites and data recovered by law enforcement.

– Priority access to licensed private investigators and identity restoration specialists.

– A $1 million identity theft insurance policy per user to provide additional protection in the event that an AllClear ID Plus customer becomes a victim of identity theft.


Anonymous Denies Hacking PSN

Yesterday Sony reported that they found a file on the SOE  server with Anonymous in it’s name and the words “We are legion” in it’s contents, they then suspected Anonymous or associates of Anonymous were guilty of the security breach. Today Anonymous has responded to these claims stating that they didn’t do it. In their statement sent to The Guardian, Anonymous says;


Sony subpoenated by NY State

Remember when I said I wouldn’t be talking about Sony again? Well I kina lied….sorry – business as usual.

Things are only going downhill for Sony. First of all let me define the word ‘Subpoena‘ via

[suh-pee-nuh, suhb-] –noun

‘the usual writ for the summoning of witnesses or the submission of evidence, as records or documents, before a court or other deliberative body.’