Smoking Gun Found for Guild Wars Security Issues

It started as a surprise. Guild Wars players reported suddenly finding themselves hacked, their accounts cleaned out, no indication of what could have caused the problem. NCsoft and ArenaNet offered suggestions, security safeguards, new measures being taken, hints that the problem lay in a popular third-party website with an undisclosed name. But with the recent rash of problems that Aion players have been having regarding security, new facts have begun coming to light, and they paint a picture that isn't pretty.

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Christopher4222d ago

From a person that deals with developing user-access systems similar to MMOs, when an instance of issues arises you automatically see what additional measures you can implement to help track and fool scripts that hackers use on your own system even if it isn't your fault.

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