Account-hacking

10.26.12
Botters, how do they work?
10.26.12

Botters, how do they work?

One of the things almost everyone in every corner of our World of Warcraft can agree upon is that...

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09.07.12
Guild Wars 2 fan site compromised, 11,000 game accounts affected
09.07.12

Guild Wars 2 fan site compromised, 11,000 game accounts affected

Ars Technica is reporting that 11,000 Guild Wars 2 accounts have been compromised after an attack...

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02.20.12
Mortal Online hacked, Star Vault encourages users to verify accounts
02.20.12

Mortal Online hacked, Star Vault encourages users to verify accounts

If you've got an active Mortal Onlne account, you may want to think seriously about changing your...

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08.11.11
SOE releases account authenticators
08.11.11

SOE releases account authenticators

Sony Online Entertainment has joined the growing list of gaming companies that offer physical aut...

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03.29.11
RIFT bringing out a new authentication service today - but not yet
03.29.11

RIFT bringing out a new authentication service today - but not yet

Authenticators are one of the most popular forms of account security around, giving players an ex...

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03.18.11
RIFT adds Coin Lock to improve security... probably
03.18.11

RIFT adds Coin Lock to improve security... probably

Getting your account stolen in an MMO is generally accepted to be about as much fun as having you...

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01.26.11
Codemasters unveils Lord of the Rings Online hacked account program
01.26.11

Codemasters unveils Lord of the Rings Online hacked account program

With great playerbase numbers comes great security responsibility. Wait, no. That's not the movie m...

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12.17.10
The Daily Grind: What would you do if your account were compromised?
12.17.10

The Daily Grind: What would you do if your account were compromised?

There's no denying that MMORPG security issues are on the rise and have been for several years now....

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12.03.10
The Lawbringer: Account security and you
12.03.10

The Lawbringer: Account security and you

Pop law abounds in The Lawbringer, your weekly dose of WoW, the law, video games and the MMO genre...

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