Entries in 'security' (48)
Barely a day has gone by this month without the words "hack" or "breach" appearing in headlines.
When will it all end? Hacker group LulzSec launched its most ferocious assault to date last night, taking down three video games services in the process.
Infamous hack collective LulzSec has warned the NHS that its computer network is vulnerable to cyber attack.
UK publisher Codemasters has become the latest games company to see its online portal compromised by hackers.
Nintendo has become the latest games firm to fall victim to an online data hack, the Japanese company has confirmed.
Today marks the long-awaited return of the PlayStation Store, but one hacker has said that the network will remain unsafe until Sony hires hackers directly to test its security.
Sony has confirmed reports of a security breach on some of its Greek Sony Music Entertainment sites.
Platform holder Sony is providing PlayStation Network users with identity theft protection following its security breach.
Sony has detailed ambitious plans to protect its PlayStation Network from future hacks.
Sony must make online security a new priority, Culture Minister Ed Vaizey has said in response to the PlayStation Network data breach.
Global payments company Visa has said that customers need not automatically cancel their cards, but should remain vigilant for the time being.
A US senator has written directly to Sony Computer Entertainment America’s Jack Tretton about the troubles surrounding PlayStation Network.
With the catastrophic security failure that has blighted PSN all over the national press this morning, Sony has attempted to address the main criticism currently being thrown its way – ...
The CEO of online retail Play.com has moved to clam any worried customers following the recent security breach that has hit the firm.
Online retail giant Play.com has suffered an unspecified security failure that has lead to the loss of some customer information including names and email addresses.
Call of Duty: Black Ops developer Treyarch has said that it has implemented a number of security measures it had already put in place in case of a potential hacking ...
A hacker group called Goatse Security has succeeded in acquiring the email addresses of a large number of AT&T subscribers thanks to a security hole in the iPad.
Following numerous forum reports that Xbox live users have been targeted by phishing scams – fraudulent activity intended to illegally gain usernames, passwords and credit card details – Microsoft has ...