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This week is Gamer Safety Week, and before you laugh at the thought of getting injured while playing your favorite MMO, we should point out that the safety has more to do with your accounts than your person. Nine major game companies have joined forces to form the Gamer Safety Alliance, an organ...

February 7th 2012 at 10:00am 0 Comments
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Blizzard is changing up the security on their authenticators a bit. This isn't a major change and shouldn't affect that many people. Starting now, if you happen to have multiple Battle.net accounts (not multiple WoW accounts under one Battle.net account), then each account must have its own authent...

October 7th 2010 at 8:00pm 0 Comments
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We can't stress it enough, but most account theft is preventable. Whether you've let your significant other borrow your account for a day, or your password is "12345", just like it is on your luggage, you've probably had a hand in your own account's demise in one way or another.Over at SOE, they're...

December 6th 2008 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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The problem with keyloggers and other methods of account theft has been well documented here at WoW Insider, and it seems like a constant problem. Even the most conscientious of players has fallen prey to it. However, at the Worldwide Invitational, Blizzard is introducing a little piece of hardware...

June 26th 2008 at 2:15pm 0 Comments