Phishing site found on Sony's servers.

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  1. Rydian
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    Rydian Resident Furvert™

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    Now while I know F-secure's an actual security company (they made the Blacklight rootkit scanner, for one) I've gotta' disagree with their claim of it being hacking. It looks like this was an inside job, perhaps somebody that works for Sony using their rights on the server more than they should.
     
  2. Silent Storm

    Silent Storm GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    They just can't catch a break can they? [​IMG]
     
  3. Miss Panda

    Miss Panda GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    I still don't feel sorry for them.
     
  4. Fishaman P

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    This is what, the 6th mishap?
     
  5. Recorderdude

    Recorderdude Musician, Animator, Buffoon.

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    It only does phishing.
     
  6. chris888222

    chris888222 GBAtemp's Flygon Fan

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    Well, if this doesn't cause any harm to the consumers (us), then it is okay I guess [​IMG]
     
  7. Eckin

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    :golfclap:
     
  8. ZAFDeltaForce

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    Sony never learns, don't they?
     
  9. _Chaz_

    _Chaz_ GBAtemp's Official Mook™

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    Alright, I'm now convinced that this is some sort of a conspiracy.
    There's absolutely no way that a big company like Sony would be this bad at security, and even if they were, this is just plain retarded.

    This Sony thing has to be a diversion used to draw our attention away from something bigger. It's the only thing that makes sense.
     
  10. shakirmoledina

    shakirmoledina Legend

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    its a good thing a lot of these news is not seen by most sony users or else trust would be lower than that for obama
     
  11. SamAsh07

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    Hello Sony, save yourselves the trouble and go on a hiatus in the gamin market.

    Oh wait, I'll get my phishing rod!!
     
  12. boktor666

    boktor666 Gbatemp's official Solar Boy™ Is Back!

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    is this... one of the signs for the end of the world (today)?

    I hope sony will eventually sort things out, im getting tired of all these misshaps.
     
  13. Lilith Valentine

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    I have always hated Sony and even I'm like, "Come on! Give them a break already!"
     
  14. naved.islam14

    naved.islam14 Gbatemp's Official Dark Knight™

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    When will the hacking/phishing/stealing roll on $ony stop?! (Although they deserve it)
     
  15. SamAsh07

    SamAsh07 GBAtemp Addict

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    That's why there was a phishing site in the first place, they tried to catch a break, get it? [​IMG]
     
  16. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer

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    Generally speaking as soon as you power the server to run a service you should consider it as being eyeballed for an attack and such a state will not stop until you power it down for good.
     
  17. Sausage Head

    Sausage Head Lord Sausage LXIX

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    alanjohn check ur pm
    error 505: out of facepalm-powers
     
  18. Hop2089

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    Sony, the leader in cybersecurity failure, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
     
  19. Ace Overclocked

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    same for me
     
  20. Marlonguppy

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    Yeah, right.
    /end of irony.
     
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