Computer hacker group takes social media accounts PlayStation about

Computer hacker group takes social media accounts PlayStation about

The social media channels of Sony’s PlayStation brand were Sunday evening hacked by OurMine.

This is evident from screenshots of tweets on the forum Neogaf. The messages are now removed again, and the group seems to no longer have access to the Sony channels.

OurMine claimed on Twitter to have access to the database of PlayStation Network, the game service of Sony. In the database user names and passwords of users included. The group would be nothing with the information.

The computer hacker group is known to social media from various companies to hack, though they use the access that they get is usually only for a number of the messages to make it clear that the channel is acquired.


In 2011, PlayStation Network was hit by a massive hack, resulting in the services for a period not to use. The company estimated the damage of this hack on 120 million euro. In addition, in 2013, imposed a fine, because the security is not in good order.

Sony was in 2014 again hit by hackers. When was the target the entertainmentdivisie of the company. Were also internal e-mails and personal data of employees stolen, which came on the street.

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