2.2 Million Playstation Network Credit Card Numbers Potentially Stolen

Playstation Credit Cards stolen

Rumors have been spreading around that hackers who took down the PlayStation Network have stolen 2.2 million credit card numbers and have put the database on sale.

Kevin Stevens, a senior researcher at security firm Trend Micro told the New York Times that he has seen discussions on hacker forums about the supposedly stolen numbers. Hackers are claiming to have a copy of the database and are asking for a pice “upwards of $100,000.”

“It is not a rumor, it was a conversation on a criminal forum,” Stevens tweeted.


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Categories: Identity Theft

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