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 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 services."… » 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