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Resistance Site Down Due To Hackers

In the latest attack from hackers, is taken down due to the site serving up malware.

Insomniac Games has taken down the official site for the Resistance franchise for maintenance after an alleged hacker attack resulted in the distribution of malware to visitors. Although not verified, hackers are the likely culprits, especially after the recent Steam hack. The site itself is owned by Sony with Insomniac providing moderation and content support.

Sony Computer Entertainment America has provided the following statement to Kotaku:

"SCEA discovered unexpected activity on its Resistance website,, which includes the Resistance forums and the online free strategy game, Global Resistance. As a result, the website was taken down. does not collect any credit card information, and we are working to get the site back up as soon as possible."




12/30/2011 at 09:49 PM

i cant log on as of 12 30 the site down again

Julian Titus Senior Editor

12/30/2011 at 09:59 PM

I don't have an account for the site, but I was able to access it. It seemed to load slowly, though, so they may be experiencing some problems again.

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