Sony PSN Down: Back Up “ASAP”

We have just found out that Sony’s PlayStation Network has suffered a technical hitch once again. Efforts for those trying to log in have been met with a message of partial service availability. Worries for many after Sony’s previous problems saw hackers infiltrating the site, which led to … [Read more...]

Sony Bring In New PSN Rules: Lawsuit Shield After Outage

After their horror story earlier this year, Sony has made changes to its PSN terms in an effort to avoid more nightmares. The Japanese tech giant as you know, was the victim of a serious hack attack which saw their online PlayStation Network Service outed for almost a month. Millions of personal … [Read more...]

Microsoft Deny Taking Advantage Of Sony’s PSN Outage

With the PlayStation Network outage tragedy last month there has been plenty of time to reflect since service resumed. We saw many frustrated users on Sony's network reverting back to the Xbox 360, slamming the security of the PS3. Microsoft has now spoken on the matter, strongly claiming they do … [Read more...]

Spanish Police Hacked In Revenge Attack Over PSN Outage Arrests

We brought you the news over the weekend that 3 arrests had been made by Spanish Police, over the hacking offenses on huge organisations including Sony. It seemed that justice may finally be on its way for all involved, but now the Spanish Police have been the victim of a hack. … [Read more...]

PSN Hack: 3 Suspects Arrested Over Huge Cyber Theft

Some good news has come from the well publicised PlayStation Network outage that Sony and its users were hit by last month. Not only has full service been restored, 3 arrests have been made over the most notorious cyber theft in history. … [Read more...]

Sony PSN Back Up Online: Japan Cautiously Wait

When it comes to the Sony PSN there has been a lot of news about the outage that they have been experiencing for the last few weeks. Many PlayStation 3 gamers have been left frustrated from not being able to play their favorite games online but now the service is back up, all be it slightly … [Read more...]

Amazon Server Used To Breach PSN

Since Sony’s PlayStation Network went down on the 20th April many people have been left with a wide range of mixed emotions, many of these people have given up on PSN which has resulted in a rise of second-hand PS3’s. As PSN is currently undergoing final testing in Japan, were people acting too … [Read more...]

Xperia Play Games Not Selling: PSN Outage The Cause?

When Sony’s PlayStation Network was breached earlier this month thousands of people were left with very mixed emotions, in the mist of all this we have been trying to bring you as much news as we can. In previous posts we have talked about a possible restoration time and how Microsoft planned to … [Read more...]

Sony Restoration Timeline Update For PSN To Be Back Online

As you are all aware the Sony PSN has now been down for quite some time and with people growing more and more frustrated by the day there are many people making the switch from Sony to Microsoft hardware, the opposing games console in the Xbox 360 … [Read more...]

An Image Showing Why The PSN Is Down

For all of you PS3 users that are still fuming over the PSN being down there have been regular updates from Sony (after the first week of downtime) that we at OSM have been reporting on. Some of the first ones were that there was an external intrusion and then that Sony has had to completely rebuild … [Read more...]

Sony PSN Outage Update: Anonymous Say “It Wasn’t Us”

We have written various reports about what is happening with the PSN that Sony are seemingly desperate to try to restore following it being taken down after an external intrusion. Now that Sony is re-building the infrastructure of the network there were raised hopes that it would become safer and … [Read more...]

Sony PSN Still Not Back Up: Pointing The Finger At Anonymous

For all you frustrated PlayStation 3 players that just can’t wait to get back in front of your system to play your favorite or new games across the PSN or if you have been following the reports that have come out, then you will be interested to know that there’s a new update to talk about … [Read more...]

Sony PSN Back Up In Japan: Everywhere Else Tomorrow?

We are all aware that the PSN has been down for some time now and the updates from the PlayStation blog have been pretty much less than useful. We have reported on it a few times trying to keep you up to day with everything that has been happening from start to finish … [Read more...]

GeoHot Not Behind The PSN Outage: Offers Sony Condolences

The Sony world of online gaming has certainly been rocked over the last 10 days. When we first heard about the PSN down everyone thought it was pretty much an unscheduled outage and that it would return to normal service but when that didn’t happen people started to wonder what was going on, … [Read more...]

Another Weekend Of PSN Outage: PS3 Gamers Suffer

We are now into the 10th day of the PSN being down and we are wondering what is happening in terms of gamers and what you are playing. There are certain types of gamers that only play online and those are the main ones that will be suffering here … [Read more...]

Sony PSN Outage Continues: Time To Go From PS3 To Xbox 360?

So let’s just recap on what we know in terms of what Sony has told us, firstly the PSN went down on Wednesday the 20th we were all outraged and thought that it was perhaps some kind of unplanned outage and when the service didn’t resume within the next day people started to wonder what was going … [Read more...]

Sony PSN Outage Blog Update: May Be Down For Another Week

We’ve been keeping readers informed about the PlayStation Network outage since the very beginning and unfortunately the latest news is not that good. According to the latest from the Sony PlayStation Blog, the PSN outage is set to continue and may in fact be down for another week. … [Read more...]

Sony Clarifies PSN Outage With Q&A Page: Missed Anything?

Ok frustrated Sony followers, we are aware that there have been quite a few updates now and you are possible getting sick of hearing it but until the service is back up and running you will want to know the latest news … [Read more...]

Sony PSN Update Confirms Personal Information Compromised

For all of you Sony PlayStation fans that have been following our articles about the outage that the PSN is currently experiencing you may have already read that they are having to completely re-build the infrastructure, that there are regular updates coming from the PS blog and that the cause was … [Read more...]

PSN Outage & Credit Card Uncertainty Is PS3′s Downfall

We have been regularly reporting on the situation with the Sony PSN and its lack of connection and trying to keep you as up to date as possible. Some of the things we have told you about so far including how they are having to completely re-build the infrastructure because of the external intrusion … [Read more...]

Sony PSN Outage: New S1 & S2 Tablets On Way, Compromised?

Since Wednesday 20th April, here at OSM we have been bringing as much news as possible to you regarding the ongoing Sony PSN outage. From the very beginning when the service went down to news of hackers being responsible, we have asked questions such as “what have you been doing to get your … [Read more...]