Today, Sony agreed to whooping $15 million preliminary settlement in a class action lawsuit over the PlayStation Network outage and Data Breach of 2011, which lead to leak of personal information belonging to 77 Million subscribers.
Sony has offered another compensation for PSN Holiday 2014 outage. PlayStation fans will receive 10% discount on PlayStation Store purchase. The discount code for Japan and other Asian region is out, NA and European region code incoming.
Sony has just announced a brand new PSN maintenance for this coming Thursday i.e on January 15, 2015. This scheduled maintenance will begin exactly at 9:00AM to 1:00PM Pacific Time. Sony will Deploy Series Of Back-End Improvements To PSN
Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has started investigating Lizard Squad, the notorious hacker group that took down PSN and Xbox Live with DDoS attack on Christmas (the downtime continued for three days).