Tag Archives: hackers
Sat, Jun 09, 2012 | 20:40 BST
Riot has sent out a mail to registered League of Legends players in Europe, asking them to change their passwords due to a hackers accessing some player account information. Full details are below, but know that according to Riot,” absolutely no payment or billing information of any kind was included in the breach.”
Wed, Jun 06, 2012 | 06:27 BST
A patch has been released for the PC version of Max Payne 3 to address a selection of the most commonly reported issues.
Fri, Apr 20, 2012 | 14:35 BST
Sony’s announced MotorStorm: Arctic Edge and Hot Shots Tennis: Get A Grip are once again available for download on the PS Store now that alterations have been made to deter hackers. In late March, Sony pulled Hot Shots Tennis from the PS Store due an exploit which would allow the use of a homebrew loader on Vita. MotorStorm: Arctic Edge was pulled from the store for the same reason in February. Hopefully, all is fixed proper now. Via Engadget.
Thu, Mar 01, 2012 | 19:08 GMT
Wed, Oct 12, 2011 | 14:04 BST
Sony has detected a seemingly large scale hack attempt on the PlayStation Network among other services, and warned users to secure their log-in details.
Thu, Sep 01, 2011 | 09:04 BST
After reading Nathan’s epic David Jaffe interview, I am incapable of digesting anything larger than bite-sized.
Wed, Aug 31, 2011 | 00:49 BST
Mon, Jun 27, 2011 | 07:02 BST
If you hack the PlayStation 3, Sony will sue the pants off you and you’ll land a job at one of the most important tech companies in the Western world. Lesson learned.
Fri, Jun 24, 2011 | 15:44 BST
Sat, Jun 18, 2011 | 17:05 BST
LulzSec published a filed yesterday which supposedly contained login and password information for users of Facebook, PayPal, Twitter, “dating sites,” and Xbox Live.
Fri, Jun 10, 2011 | 16:37 BST
Codemasters has confirmed that its website had suffered an “attack” and “intrusion” last Saturday.
Sun, Jun 05, 2011 | 23:41 BST
Nintendo of American has announced its servers suffered an attack by hackers, but that no personal information was compromised.
Tue, May 31, 2011 | 03:48 BST
A hacker group has threatened imminent and drastic action against Sony – when it finishes with PBS.
Sat, May 14, 2011 | 15:26 BST
A report over on Bloomberg states that Amazon cloud servers were used to attack PSN.
Mon, May 09, 2011 | 17:30 BST
Two weeks later, and Anonymous is still being blamed for the unauthorised access which lead Sony to take down the PlayStation Network and Qriocity servers, despite repeatedly pleading innocence. Now, the “hacktivist” group is getting annoyed, and, according to a new press release, disappoint.
Fri, May 06, 2011 | 05:18 BST
Hackers are said to be planning yet another offensive against Sony, and have apparently claimed responsibility for the attacks of April 16.
Fri, May 06, 2011 | 03:29 BST
Cyber-security expert Dr. Gene Spafford has told the U.S. House of Representatives’ Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade that Sony allegedly ignored reports of gaping vulnerabilities on its servers.
Thu, May 05, 2011 | 00:21 BST
Hackers have reportedly circumvented Sony’s firmware removal of the PlayStation 3′s OtherOS feature, which historically permitted the user to install a version of Linux on their console.
Wed, May 04, 2011 | 02:53 BST
Sony has added a third security firm to its PlayStation Network attack investigation, alongside US Homeland Security and the FBI.
Fri, Apr 29, 2011 | 14:30 BST
The cyber-security community and its shadowy cousin are abuzz today with rumours that hackers are offering to sell a database of 2.2 million credit card details stolen from Sony’s network.