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[USA TODAY] Sony blames 'external intrusion' for PlayStation Network outage

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An 'external intrusion' is behind the ongoing outage affecting Sony's PlayStation Network, a company representative has confirmed on the official PlayStation blog.


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By external extrusion they mean hackers don't they? If so it was well coordinated, so many high profile games being released on it right now.
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anon is being framed, cause obviously someone didn't take their earlier attack lightly
    
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Anon said they wouldn't hack PSN anymore because it was having to much negative effect on PS consumers who did nothing wrong.
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Karma!! Serves Sony right.

I do feel bad for the players however.
    
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post #6 of 130
Probably lies.
There was publicity about a group 'attacking', any error can easily be just blamed on them.
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post #7 of 130
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Probably lies.
There was publicity about a group 'attacking', any error can easily be just blamed on them.
THIS^^^^

IMO its bs so we all hate Anon,do you trust Sony?
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post #8 of 130
I would laugh if it was Geohot.
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Would this happen on xbox live?
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Don't know what to make of this. Obviously they're going to blame anyone other than themselves, but what kind of attack would leave it un-useable for nearly 3 days (and counting) that wasn't a sustained DDoS attack.
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