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News: Heads Up: Sony's New Security Team Put To Test, Reminder To Be Vigilant

Heads Up: Sony's New Security Team Put To Test, Reminder To Be Vigilant

Right, first of all, let's not all lose our head

Sony hasn't been "hacked" again. Quite the contrary. It seems someone else got hacked, and that resulted in a massive spike of log-in attempts across the PlayStation Network. The good news is that Sony's new security team seems much better prepared for potential rogue activity. Perhaps too prepared, as a new blog post explaining the..

News: Sony Steps Up Security, Hires Former US Homeland Security Official

Sony Steps Up Security, Hires Former US Homeland Security Official

During the frenzy of this year's PlayStation Network outage, Sony said it was looking to hire a 'Chief Information Security Officer' in order to further bolster the protection of its user's information

That post has now been fulfilled by former US Homeland Security official Philip Reitinger. In addition to the 'Chief Information Security Officer' role, Retinger will also support executive VP and..

News: Sony Adds Third Security Team To PlayStation Network Investigation

Sony Adds Third Security Team To PlayStation Network Investigation

It's on like Donkey Kong, and you can't really blame Sony for wanting to get to the bottom of the data breach that will probably end up costing the company millions of dollars

A Reuters report published this morning suggests Sony has thrown a third security team at the PlayStation Network investigation. They will join the FBI and Homeland Security. This is some CSI-style action right here. Data..