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PlayStation Network password reset hit by exploit

dotarray (1747900) writes | more than 3 years ago

PlayStation (Games) 0

dotarray (1747900) writes "Sony just can’t win. As the company tries to roll out the new and improved PlayStation Network after nearly a month of downtime, it’s been shown that the password reset system suffers from a nasty exploit.

An attacker simply needs your PSN account email and your date of birth to change your password and access your account – and, you guessed it, that information was compromised in last month’s attack on the data centre."

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