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Computing

Sony delays return of PSN, more checks needed

Sony announced in a blog post late Friday that its PSN and Qriocity services are not yet ready to be restored as more checks of the new security system need to be made.
Computing

Sony defends time it took to notify users of data loss

In a letter to Connecticut Senator Richard Blumenthal, Sony's Kazuo Hirai defended the company's response time in letting users know about the recent PlayStation Network and Qriocity data breach.
Gaming

Unidentified hackers threaten Sony with third attack

Just as Sony has begun to regain control after two rounds of attacks on its PlayStation Network, faceless hackers are reportedly gearing up for another breach.
Computing

Sony offers U.S. PSN and Qriocity users free identity theft protection for one year

Sony lays out the details of its complimentary identity theft protection program for U.S. customers, with similar announcements to follow soon in other regions.
Computing

Sony CEO Stringer says sorry for PlayStation problems

Sony's CEO Howard Stringer has apologized to users of the company's PlayStation Network and Qriocity services for the "inconvenience and concern" caused by the recent cyber attack, and told customers that the outage will end "in the coming…
Computing

Sony details this week’s limited PSN and Qriocity return, ‘Welcome Back’ program

Sony details plans for the initial restoration of PSN and Qrirocity services, as well as its "Welcome Back" customer appreciation program.
Computing

Sony boss Kaz Hirai publicly addresses ongoing PSN and Qriocity service outage

Sony boss Kaz Hirai addresses the ongoing PlayStation Network and Qriocity service outage in a press conference, saying the plan is to have full service restored within the month.
Computing

Sony seeking ways to ‘make good’ on continuing PSN and Qriocity outage

Sony releases another Q&A addressing more common questions being lobbed in its direction as the ongoing PlayStation Network/Qriocity service outage continues into its tenth day.
Gaming

Hacker forums suggest PlayStation data is up for sale

A security firm has said that recent discussions on underground Internet forums suggest that the recently stolen PlayStation data belonging to millions of gamers is now up for sale.
Gaming

Some Sony online services will be restored ‘within a week’

Sony posts a major update on the status of the PlayStation Network and Qriocity outages and associated data theft.
Gaming

First lawsuit against PlayStation filed as users report credit card fraud

The fallout from PSN's security breach continues, as a lawsuit is filed and subscribers report credit card fraud.
Gaming

Sony admits user data was compromised in PSN security breach

Sony has kept a fairly tight lid on its PSN and Qriocity outage, but has now revealed that subscriber information has been stolen.