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Sony Takes Another Gaming Network Offline

The banking and credit card information belonging to more than 23,000 customers of the Sony Online Entertainment network may have been compromised.

 By Kara Reeder
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Following the widely publicized PlayStation hack, Sony has taken a second gaming network offline after it appears to also have been hacked, according to Computerworld.

Sony says the banking and credit card information belonging to more than 23,000 customers of the Sony Online Entertainment network may have been compromised. Affected customers are based outside of the U.S.

While Sony has apologized for the PlayStation breach, it is already facing a couple of class action suits over the incident.

This article was originally published on May 3, 2011
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