Police in Finland is to determine if a teenage boy age 16-17 is involved in the hacker attack on the Playstation and Xbox on Christmas Day. The boy goes by the name "Ryan" and now reveals the motive behind the attack overload.
They should have... more than enough opportunities to protect themselves from this type of attack, tells "Ryan"
Now, one of the people behind the attack stepped forward.
Namely, a boy of 16-17 years old, who goes by the name "Ryan", from Finland.
He is part of the hacker group Lizard Squad, which has taken on the attack.
We had some people from outside who helped the group with the attack, which helped us a little bit, but most traffic came from one or two people.
Ryan says the hacker group's ultimate goal of the attack was to expose the two gaming networks weak security and for fun.
Hacker group's attack on the popular gaming services have caused great anger in social media.
On their official Facebook page, the hundreds of people who have expressed their disgust.
"All we wanted to do was play our new video games with our friends on the net and you had to ruin it," wrote one person in the hacking group comment box.
"You give hackers a bad reputation," writes another.