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Axie Infinity CEO caught shuffling $3M in the game’s crypto tokens before announcing its $620M hack

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No matter how decentralized cryptocurrencies claim to be, there's always going to be a paper trail to follow, and one such trail was left...
Oh, awesome.

Neopets gets hacked for all user account data and source code, hacker offers everything for sale for bitcoin

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So who had "Neopets gets hacked and sold on the black market" on their 2022 bingo card?  When you think about online games, you...

Axie Infinity’s massive crypto theft by hackers was possible thanks to a job search phishing scam

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Most of our regular readers know Axie Infinity as the game that saw a North Korean hacker gang get away with a huge stash...

RuneScape player creates an LED heart light to monitor his character’s health

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No matter how much you love your MMORPG, there are always folks who love theirs even more. One Old School RuneScape player was so...

The FBI says it was a North Korean hacker gang that crimed Axie Infinity for $620M

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At the tail end of March, we reported on a massive hack of exploitative play-to-earn blockchain job/game Axie Infinity. At the time, the hackers...

Hackers yoink crypto worth over half a billion dollars from P2E Axie Infinity

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We greet you this fine Wednesday morning with some schadenfreude: The people behind massive exploitative pay-to-earn job/game Axie Infinity have apparently seen their network...

Twitch confirms huge security breach, says credit card and login credentials are safe

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Yesterday, we covered claims that a hacker had yoinked 125GB of data from Twitch and dumped it into the wild, where it was leaked...

Twitch suffers massive data breach as a hacker gets away with source code and streamer payout details

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Twitch is having a very bad day today as a hacker has managed to hack and release 125GB worth of data, which has since...

EA suffers major data breach while CDPR says its own breach targeted more than just source code

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"It's been a bad day for security in games," MOP's Andy sighed in team chat earlier today, and unfortunately, he's quite right. For starters, EA...

Blizzard is already cracking down on Diablo II Resurrected modders and hackers

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Apparently, Blizzard has decided to crack all the way down on the modding community that's popped up around Diablo II: Resurrected. Following the technical alpha...

A toxic hacker has forced Sony to disable its online Little Big Planet servers

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File this one under this is why we can't have nice things: A toxic hacker has apparently forced Sony's Little Big Planet online servers offline....

Hackers have successfully sold stolen CDPR source code and internal documents in a dark web auction

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Earlier this week we reported on a breach of CD Projekt Red's systems that resulted in a number of stolen pieces of data, including...

Albion Online’s forum database was breached, exposing user passwords and emails

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If you're a user of the Albion Online forums in any capacity, then you're going to want to take heed of an alert shared...

The Nintendo account compromise was real, affecting as many as 160,000 gamers

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Earlier this week, we covered a brewing storm in the Nintendo community, as swarms of Switch owners and Nintendo users reported their Nintendo accounts...
That'll cost you money.

Switch owner? Go enable two-factor authentication for your Nintendo account

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Multiple sites are reporting this afternoon that Nintendo accounts appear to be under siege. Following a Eurogamer piece yesterday chronicling Nintendo account holders and...

Lawful Neutral: Cheating, copyright law, and the WoW Glider lawsuit

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I have fond memories of using the Game Genie on my NES. To my seven-year-old self, it was a godsend. So many Nintendo games...

Guild Wars 2 studio ArenaNet chased the 2016 Gaile Gray account hacker all the way to Germany – and lost

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Back in 2016, MassivelyOP covered an odd story about the Guild Wars franchise and a hack that seemingly involved the account of then-ArenaNet employee...

Serious EA data breach exposes 1,600 FIFA 20 accounts

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There is nothing quite like that gut-wrenching feeling when you hear a story about a data breach and then have to do that quick...

Cyberespionage MMO Spycursion plans a hackable media system with blackmailable journalists

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Earlier this spring, I was disappointed by the failed Kickstarter for Spycursion. Defun Games had put up an MMO intended to support a "living...

Cheating cheaters and the online video game companies that fight them

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I'm so tired of cheaters in video games. Well, I mean, also cheaters at life, but we're on a video game website, so today,...

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