Tag Archives: Gaming

Guild Wars 2 accounts shuttered due to gold-seller hacking and idiocy

Posted August 30, 2012 There are two causes of the account lock-outs: first, ArenaNet is trying to run a civilized environment without Holocaust jokes, gay-bashing and the like, and second, gold sellers have hacked accounts to grab the goodies. Read more about it at Naked Security.

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North Korea uses infected games to DDoS South Korea

Posted June 11, 2012 South Korean police have arrested a man from Seoul on suspicion of working with North Korea to develop games infected with spyware. Read the full story. 

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US government learning how to hack video game consoles

Posted April 11, 2012 The US Department of Homeland Security is out to hack video game consoles, such as Xboxes, Wiis and PlayStations. Read the full story on Naked Security. 

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Facebook logins aren’t being properly protected on iPhones, iPads and Android devices

Posted April 5, 2012 Facebook login credentials could be lifted from smartphones because the site is not encrypting the sensitive data on iOS and Android devices. Read the story on Naked Security.

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