Sony Ponders Reward Offer as It Insists PSN's Security was Up-to-Date

Sony is weighing whether to offer a reward for information on the hackers behind the massive PlayStation Network outage, now in its 18th day, CNET reports. Its potential amount was not mentioned. » 5/08/11 1:00pm 5/08/11 1:00pm

PlayStation Network Restoration In 'Final Stages' of Testing; Sony…

Expected to return sometime this week, Sony's PlayStation Network is still offline. But a spokesman for the PlayStation maker says the team responsible for reviving online play and other network services to the PlayStation 3 and PSP has reached "an important step towards restoring" online functionality. » 5/05/11 8:00pm 5/05/11 8:00pm

Sony Considering Make-Good for PSN Subscribers, Too

Sony Online Entertainment has already said it plans a "make-good" for D.C. Universe Online and Free Realms subscribers on the PS3. What about the rest of the 77 million PSN account holders? » 4/28/11 11:30pm 4/28/11 11:30pm

Sony Reveals More Details On PlayStation Network Hack and Its Plans To…

Sony Computer Entertainment has issued an update on last week's "external intrusion" on its PlayStation Network, an attack that forced the network offline and may have exposed the personal information of millions of members. » 4/27/11 9:00pm 4/27/11 9:00pm

Sony Says It Didn't Know Severity Of PS3 Breach Until Monday

While Sony discovered that hackers had broken into their Playstation Network on April 19, it wasn't until nearly a week later that the company understood the full scope of the breach, a Sony official tells Kotaku. » 4/26/11 9:10pm 4/26/11 9:10pm

Sony Confirms 'External Intrusion' Is Behind PSN Outage

Sony has acknowledged that the outage, since late Wednesday, of PlayStation Network is due to "an external intrusion on our system." Patrick Seybold, PlayStation's top spokesman, said the service was taken offline "to conduct a thorough investigation and to verify the smooth and secure operation of our network… » 4/22/11 11:25pm 4/22/11 11:25pm

Sony "Aware" Of PlayStation 3 Firmware Issues

Earlier this week, reports from PlayStation 3 owners indicated that users of the latest firmware were experience problems, specifically with the game Uncharted and the DualShock 3 controller. Sony says today it's "aware" of those reports and "looking into the matter." » 9/04/09 5:00pm 9/04/09 5:00pm

Sony: Patapon 2 Going Digital As A "Test Case"

Sony reps have confirmed that there are no plans for a UMD release for Patapon 2 when the PSP game ships in North America next month, calling the move "a one time test case." » 4/13/09 8:00pm 4/13/09 8:00pm