Entries in 'hacked' (38)

Nintendo and Epic hacked

Nintendo and Epic hacked

Two further games companies have become embroiled in the hacking epidemic.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 13th 2011 at 9:18AM in News
XBL Marketplace back online after outage

XBL Marketplace back online after outage

The Xbox Live Marketplace was inoperable for a brief period last night, though Microsoft has insisted that the problems were not due to any kind of hack or intrusion.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 26th 2011 at 10:27AM in News
Square confirms website hacks

Square confirms website hacks

Publisher Square Enix has confirmed that a number of its websites have been infiltrated by a group of unnamed hackers.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 16th 2011 at 9:39AM in News
Now Anonymous website is under attack

Now Anonymous website is under attack

It has been right at the centre of the controversy surrounding the PSN outage, but now Anonymous has itself become the victim of cyber warfare.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 11th 2011 at 4:43PM in News

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Now SOE confirms data theft

Now SOE confirms data theft

Games developer Sony Online Entertainment has confirmed it was attacked by hackers as part of last month's PSN hack and that user data has possibly been compromised.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 3rd 2011 at 9:22AM in News
Sony settles PS3 hacker court case

Sony settles PS3 hacker court case

After months of legal action between Sony and PS3 hacker George Hotz, the two have finally reached a settlement.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Apr 12th 2011 at 6:23PM in News
PS3 piracy threatens Trophy system

PS3 piracy threatens Trophy system

Claims of a possible hack that threatens the security of the PlayStation Trophy system have emerged online.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 14th 2011 at 3:09PM in News
Mac App Store cracked by pirates

Mac App Store cracked by pirates

Just hours after going live yesterday afternoon, Apple's Mac App Store has already been hacked by pirates.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 7th 2011 at 9:22AM in News

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Ubisoft DRM reportedly hacked

Ubisoft DRM reportedly hacked

Hackers have reportedly found a way to circumvent Ubisoft’s controversial PC DRM that requires users maintain a constant internet connection even when playing single-player games.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 23rd 2010 at 1:40PM in News
Hotz claims iPad hack

Hotz claims iPad hack

One of the world’s most recognised hackers has claimed to have developed a method to ‘crack’ the Apple iPad – weeks before the device even arrives at retail.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 26th 2010 at 5:52PM in News
Pirates claim PS3 hack success

Pirates claim PS3 hack success

With piracy rife in the Wii, Xbox 360, DS and PSP markets, the PS3 has to date proved the only current-gen machine to successfully fend off the hackers – but ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 5th 2010 at 3:05PM in News
Iwata: Piracy “is an endless battle”

Iwata: Piracy “is an endless battle”

With the PS3 remaining the only current generation console to remain unhacked, platform holder Nintendo – whose DS and Wii remain two of piracy’s largest victims – has admitted that ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 6th 2009 at 10:59AM in News

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Hackers break PSP 3000

Hackers break PSP 3000

The PSP has been a firm favourite in the homebrew and hacking community ever since it first arrived at retail – and now it appears that the recently released PSP ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 19th 2008 at 10:15AM in News