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If you were one of the victims of recent PSN outage, then you will certainly love reading today’s news. Spanish Police, just few hours back by using the Twitter medium has shared an astonishing news with the world.
The only question that is asked by every PSN user nowadays is, “When will Sony be restoring its PlayStation Store?” – And just few hours back we saw Sony revealing the answer. According to the official PlayStation US Blog, PlayStation Store that was previously reported to get restored on May 24th, will now return this week.
Wednesday, April 20, 2011 is marked as a darkest day in the history of gaming, because on that day, Sony’s most admired PlayStation Network was attacked by a deadly cyber criminal force. The hackers caused heavy damage to the company and also affected 77 million PSN users by illegally obtaining their personal information.
Hot on the heels of reporting the unfortunate PSN outage, we now have the official confirmation that PSN is indeed down due to some issue that is yet to be identified.
In the ‘latest stories’ of Sony intrusions, Sony Corporation told Dow Jones Newswires that their company has detected security breach at one of its music entertainment unit in Greece, while websites of Thailand and Indonesia were also reported to be accessed by some unauthorized personnel.
After sorrow comes joy, but in Sony’s case it is pretty much different – Sony’s recent intrusions that resulted in compromising sensitive data and caused company to bear elephantine losses was not enough for the company’s misfortune, because it has been hacked once again and this time it is Sony’s Thailand website that has been invaded by the hackers.
According to a memo sent by Sony to its game developer and publishing partners which is obtained by Gamasutra, Sony has finally decided to bring back its PlayStation Store on 24th of May.