Musings on the PSN Attack Vector

Musings on the PSN Attack Vector


Over the last few weeks there’s been a lot of commentary around the breach of Sony’s PlayStation Network. Sadly, there has been no good discussion of how PSN was breached. What this breach means for Sony is largely defined by how it happened. Join Veracode's Security Researcher, Chris Lytle, as he explores the rumors in the marketplace regarding the Sony breach, and discusses the "probable vs. "possible" attack vectors.


Chris Lytle Security Researcher

Chris Lytle is a security researcher at Veracode. He holds a BS in Information Assurance and Security Engineering from DePaul University, where he was a frequent speaker. He spoke at BSides Las Vegas 2010 and BlackHat 2010 on the Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition. He also coordinated the puzzles at SOURCE Boston 2011. Chris enjoys solving puzzles.

Veracode, Inc.
Jul 27, 2011
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