Rootkit

10.07.14
Trion explains why ArcheAge uses Hackshield
10.07.14

Trion explains why ArcheAge uses Hackshield

Ever since ArcheAge's launch, Massively has been deluged with queries about Trion's use of Hackshie...

By B. Royce,   10.07.14
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06.26.12
Apple removes claim of virus immunity
06.26.12

Apple removes claim of virus immunity

As small as the threat may be, Mac users can no longer claim immunity from attack by malicious so...

By K. Hodgkins,   06.26.12
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02.19.10
Microsoft confirms rootkit caused Windows XP blue screens
02.19.10

Microsoft confirms rootkit caused Windows XP blue screens

When malware writers fail to generate clean, reliable code, just who can you trust? On the heels of...

By T. Stevens,   02.19.10
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08.21.08
Transgaming to use SecuROM for Cider games
08.21.08

Transgaming to use SecuROM for Cider games

As if Mac gaming needed more problems getting off the ground. Transgaming has proudly announced that...

By M. Schramm,   08.21.08
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09.03.07
Sony fesses up to another rootkit snafu
09.03.07

Sony fesses up to another rootkit snafu

While everybody was busy with that BioShock "rootkit" false alarm -- and subsequently busy playing...

By P. Miller,   09.03.07
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08.25.07
Sony's back for more, running BioShock DRM with a rootkit
08.25.07

Sony's back for more, running BioShock DRM with a rootkit

BioShock is undoubtedly a critical darling, but it's not without its share of technical woes. 2K Gam...

By P. Miller,   08.25.07
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07.13.07
Sony BMG suing creators of MediaMax DRM for $12M
07.13.07

Sony BMG suing creators of MediaMax DRM for $12M

It's been two years since Sony BMG got hit with a number of class action lawsuits for shipping CDs t...

By Nilay Patel,   07.13.07
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12.21.06
Sony BMG plops down $4.25 million to settle with 39 states
12.21.06

Sony BMG plops down $4.25 million to settle with 39 states

Well that was quick. After forking over $750k to California on Tuesday to settle charges regarding i...

By P. Miller,   12.21.06
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12.19.06
Sony BMG settles rootkit case in California for $750k
12.19.06

Sony BMG settles rootkit case in California for $750k

This one took a bit longer, but it looks like Sony is still wrapping up these rootkit lawsuits, and...

By P. Miller,   12.19.06
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