Sony's PlayStation Network is still experiencing intermittent outages, as of Sunday morning. On Saturday, the company acknowledged its network was hit with "high levels of traffic designed to disrupt connectivity and online gameplay"...Show More Summary
If you're a console gamer, you're probably all too aware of Lizard Squad, the hacker outlet that allegedly knocked both the PlayStation Network and Xbox Live offline for a good chunk of the Christmas break. But just why and how is this group causing...
Gamers can still get a "Festive Surprise."
You may have recently heard about Lizard Squad, the hacker group that ruined Christmas for so many gamers. But you may be thinking to yourself, Lizard Squad is a really dumb name. And you'd be correct. Below, a list of hacker group names, from lamest to coolest. Read more...
After allegedly taking down Sony’s PlayStation Network and Microsoft’s Xbox Live on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, one of the hackers from the collective “Lizard Squad” has spoken out, revealing his face in an interview with UK’s Sky News. Show More Summary
Two days after a small group of hackers going by the name "Lizard Squad" claimed responsibility for a worldwide Xbox and PlayStation outage, one purported member feels bold enough to give a live interview. "I'd be rather worried if those people didn't have anything better to do than play games on their consoles on Christmas Eve," he says. Read more...
PlayStation network services were slowly being restored, Sony said early Saturday - more than two days after a suspected attack by hackers that also brought down Microsoft's Xbox Live. A hacker group called "Lizard Squad" gleefully claimed...Show More Summary
The international activist group Anonymous is telling the hacker collective “Lizard Squad” to “stand down” and stop attacking Tor. Anonymous, which has a long history of hacking and cyber attacking governments, corporations and religions...Show More Summary
Lizard Squad, the merry band of hackers that claimed responsibility for taking Xbox Live and the PlayStation Network offline for Christmas, appears to have a new target: Tor. Reports of an attack on the network, which offers online anonymity, appeare...
Notorious hacker group Lizard Squad has moved on from attacking Xbox Live and the Playstation Network and has now set its sites on the Tor network. The group announced the zero-day attack on Twitter, where is said it would target … Continue reading ?
The notorious hacker collective “Lizard Squad” says it is no longer attacking PlayStation Network or Xbox Live and will not do so in the future. You can thank Kim Dotcom for that, the group says on Twitter. Kim Schmitz, a.k.a. Kim Show More Summary
A group known as "The Lizard Squad" is boasting about the misery it caused to Xbox and PlayStation users over Christmas
A hacking group that calls itself Lizard Squad claimed it was behind Christmas Day outages on Sony and Microsoft's gaming networks. And now, it says, it has turned its eyes toward anonymous browsing tool Tor. Tor is relied on by journalists, activists, whistleblowers and everyday people who want to keep their online activities private. It […]
A group of hackers calling itself "Lizard Squad" has claimed responsibility for repeatedly taking down both XBox Live and PlayStation Network over the holidays. As of Friday morning, Xbox Live is up and running, but the PlayStation Network is still offline. Show More Summary
We interviewed two hackers claiming to rep Lizard Squad, the group that took down Xbox Live and PSN.
“Lizard Squad,” the notorious hacker collective that will now be known for shutting down Sony’s PlayStation Network and Microsoft’s Xbox Live for two straight days starting on Christmas Eve, is now reportedly after the anonymous communication service, the Tor Project. Show More Summary
Uh oh. Lizard Patrol, the hacking group claiming responsibility for the Christmas attacks on PlayStation and Xbox Live, has announced a new target: Tor, the anonymous internet service. Read more...
PlayStation Network and Xbox Live were both offline on Christmas Day following DDoS attacks by hackers known as Lizard Squad. Many gamers will be able to use their consoles normally today, though, thanks to a surprise intervention.Click To Continue Reading
Sony's PlayStation Network and Microsoft's Xbox Live are both still recovering after being down for many users Christmas Day, while a hacking collective known as “Lizard Squad” began claiming credit for the outage. So who is the Lizard Squad, and is it really responsible for taking down the world’s top online gaming networks? Here's what you need to know […]