Sony (SNE) will have to pay a £250K ($396K) penalty in the U.K. for failing to prevent a...

|About: Sony Corporation (SNE)|By:, SA News Editor

Sony (SNE) will have to pay a £250K ($396K) penalty in the U.K. for failing to prevent a cyberattack on its PlayStation Network which compromised the personal information of users of the gaming console service. A British regulator called the incident one of the most serious data breaches it has handled.