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Sony hit with £250k fine for 2011 PSN hack attack, SCEE responds

Sony hit with £250k fine for 2011 PSN hack attack, SCEE responds

By 24 January 2013

Back in May 2011, Sony revealed that the PlayStation Network hack attack, in which information from up to 77 million user accounts was stolen, cost the company $170 million in "insurance and damages". Now it will have to find a further £250,000 to pay... >>

Google guilty of "significant breach" over Street View data harvesting

Google guilty of "significant breach" over Street View data harvesting

By 3 November 2010

The Information Commissioner's Office has found Google guilty of committing a "serious breach", when its Street View cars harvested a variety of personal data from homes as they passed. The ruling has come after months of deliberation, after the search... >>