A range of mobile apps examined by security firm ViaForensics found a significant number storing user names unencrypted and a smaller number storing passwords the same way.
A series of tweets claim that Anonymous has hacked Stratfor's e-mail and client list, including snagging credit card numbers. Stratfor's site is "undergoing maintenance."
A rundown of what we know so far: how PSN got hacked, what Sony is doing about it, whether credit cards were stolen, and how the company is trying to regain the trust of its customers.
Hackers who took credit for the Stratfor attack say they've breached retailer SpecialForces.com and posted stolen credit cards and passwords.
Following PlayStation Network news, Sony takes down online entertainment service and warns even more customers that their data may have been exposed in the intrusion into their systems two weeks ago.
The development of enterprise-class key management systems lags well behind the adoption of encryption technologies, says analyst Jon Oltsik.
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