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Hackers threaten to DDoS Xbox Live and PSN on Christmas
Hackers threaten to DDoS Xbox Live and PSN on Christmas
A group of hackers that recently took down Tumblr have threatened to attack gamers next. The group called R.I.U. Star Patrol has said that the ...... 24 Dec 2016 - 2 comments
PlayStation Network adds 2 step verification
PlayStation Network adds 2 step verification
Sony has finally enabled 2 step verification for logging in to the PlayStation Network. Once activated, the service will add an extra layer ...... 25 Aug 2016 - 4 comments
The PlayStation Network was down for 12 hours today
The PlayStation Network was down for 12 hours today
After successfully navigating the holidays with only minor blips, the PlayStation Network had a major outage today, with most users experiencing ...... 05 Jan 2016 - 2 comments
Sony is giving away freebies to settle PlayStation Network hack lawsuit from 2011
Sony is giving away freebies to settle PlayStation Network hack lawsuit from 2011
Sony has announced today that is taking claims to settle the class action lawsuit that was brought against it over the massive PlayStation Network ...... 25 Jan 2015 - 3 comments
Did Kim Dotcom help get Xbox Live and PSN back online yesterday?
Did Kim Dotcom help get Xbox Live and PSN back online yesterday?
According to Kim Dotcom himself, the larger-than-life founder of MEGA helped save Christmas for gamers. Yesterday we reported that hacking ...... 27 Dec 2014 - 9 comments
PlayStation services back up and running after attack
PlayStation services back up and running after attack
Sony has confirmed that its systems are back online and operating as normal after the PlayStation Network and PlayStation Store were inhibited ...... 09 Dec 2014
Sony's PSN down in possible DDoS attack [UPDATE]
Sony's PSN down in possible DDoS attack [UPDATE]
Sony's PlayStation Network and Store are having problems on Monday as a group called Lizard Squad takes credit for their downtime. The ...... 08 Dec 2014 - 3 comments
PSA: PlayStation Network down on Monday for scheduled maintenance
PSA: PlayStation Network down on Monday for scheduled maintenance
As we normally do here at AfterDawn, we want to make sure our gamer readers know when the scheduled PSN maintenance times are. Sony confirmed ...... 15 Nov 2014
Sony: PlayStation 4 PSN problems have been mostly resolved
Sony: PlayStation 4 PSN problems have been mostly resolved
Newly launched on Friday, the new Sony PlayStation 4 was hit with some early problems, most notably with the PlayStation Network (PSN) and with ...... 17 Nov 2013 - 1 comment
Sony can monitor, record your PSN activity and communications
Sony can monitor, record your PSN activity and communications
Sony's most recent update to their terms and conditions makes it clear that the company can actively monitor and record your PSN activity and ...... 11 Nov 2013 - 6 comments
PSN friends list limit increased to 2,000
PSN friends list limit increased to 2,000
You can now have 2,000 friends on Sony's PlayStation Network (PSN) service, but you're still stuck on 100 on PlayStation 3. Sony has increased ...... 10 Nov 2013 - 1 comment
Sony will pay small EU fine over 2011 PSN breach
Sony will pay small EU fine over 2011 PSN breach
In 2011, Sony made headline after headline when their PlayStation Network was breached and personal information on over 100 million customers were stolen. ...... 16 Jul 2013 - 1 comment
PSN maintenance scheduled for today
PSN maintenance scheduled for today
Sony has scheduled routing maintenance for its PlayStation Network service for the morning of Tuesday, June 25. This maintenance will start ...... 25 Jun 2013
Sony now allows remote downloads for PSN downloads
Sony now allows remote downloads for PSN downloads
Sony has updated its PSN web store, enabling remote downloads. The update allows users who purchase PS3 and Vita content to remotely download ...... 28 Apr 2013
PSN users get $10 credit for loyalty
PSN users get $10 credit for loyalty
Some users of Sony's PlayStation Network got a surprise on Wednesday with a free PSN code for $10. Sony sent out messages to some of its ...... 21 Feb 2013 - 8 comments
Judge dismisses claims in Sony PSN hack lawsuit
Judge dismisses claims in Sony PSN hack lawsuit
PSN breach hack suffers major setback. US District Court Judge Anthony Battaglia has dismissed most claims laid against Sony, arguing that ...... 25 Oct 2012 - 5 comments
New PSN service agreement requires Sony permission for class action lawsuits
New PSN service agreement requires Sony permission for class action lawsuits
New Terms Of Service for Sony's PlayStation Network make it nearly impossible for their customers to sue over any future data breaches. The ...... 15 Sep 2011 - 16 comments
Sony hires ex Homeland Security official to prevent data breaches
Sony hires ex Homeland Security official to prevent data breaches
Sony is putting a former US government official in charge of cyber security, effective today. Philip Reitinger, was previously director of ...... 06 Sep 2011 - 5 comments
Discount HD movie rentals come to PSN
Discount HD movie rentals come to PSN
Low cost standard- and high-def movie rentals to be offered weekly. Sony Network Entertainment America (SNEA) has introduced a discount movie ...... 17 Aug 2011
     

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