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Sony Announces Security Breach Of Up To 93,000 Accounts
2011-10-12 10:45:42

Sony announced another embarrassing security breach this morning when the company confirmed it had suspended 93,000 accounts on its online entertainment networks after detecting a wave of unauthorized sign-in attempts that took place between October 7 and 10. Sony spokesman Satoshi Fukuoka said the hackers were successful in matching valid sign-in IDs and passwords from the accounts on its PlayStation Network, Sony Entertainment Network and Sony Online Entertainment services, reports the...

LulzSec Hacker Arrested In Arizona
2011-09-23 09:45:32

  Cody Kretsinger of Tempe Arizona was arrested yesterday and faces charges relating to the computer hacking of Sony Pictures Entertainment earlier this summer where more than 37,000 customers had their information stolen, Reuters is reporting. Kretsinger, under the online name “recursion” is believed to be a member of LulzSec. The 23-year old college student is charged with one count each of conspiracy and unauthorized impairment of a protected computer. If convicted...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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