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Hacker Group Makes DDoS Threats against PlayStation Network & Xbox Live This Christmas

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Samburaj Das

Samburaj Das

Samburaj is the contributing editor at Hacked and keeps tabs on science, technology and cyber security.


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Hacker Group Makes DDoS Threats against PlayStation Network & Xbox Live This Christmas

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 In a series of tweets posted today on Twitter, a grey-hat hacker group who call themselves the Phantom Squad have threatened to disrupt gaming networks with DDoS attacks targeting Sony’s PlayStation and Microsoft’s Xbox Live. This might resemble familiar reading for console gamers everywhere. A group of hackers who dub themselves ‘the Phantom Squad are threatening a gloomy Christmas for millions of gamers everywhere by claiming to target popular gaming networks PSN (PlayStation Network) and Xbox Live. https://twitter.com/PhantomSqaud/status/676628221765378049 Phantom Squad targeted Reddit a few days ago before turning its crosshairs toward the gaming networks. If the DDoS attack is carried…

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Samburaj Das

Samburaj Das

Samburaj is the contributing editor at Hacked and keeps tabs on science, technology and cyber security.

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