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Researchers discover nasty Steam security loophole that Valve allegedly initially brushed off

We all know that Steam is a pretty popular program for gamers, with over 100 million registered users and millions of people online at...

Cheating cheaters and the online video game companies that fight them

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,...
Uh... hmm.

Another DDOS e-thug has landed jail time – this one owes Daybreak $95K

We get so many tips about MMOs being DDOSed that we often don't even cover them unless they stretch on for days or there's...

Villagers & Heroes has been hacked – time to change your passwords

Bad news coming out of the adorable indie crossplatform MMORPG Villagers & Heroes as of last night: The game's been well and truly...

Rockstar Games levels lawsuit against Australian Grand Theft Auto V cheat creators

It's certainly not uncommon these days to hear of game studios taking action against the authors of hacks and cheats for their games, but...

PSA: No, Gina Bruno is not leaving Elder Scrolls Online or Bethsoft

Last night, Elder Scrolls Online Community Manager Gina Bruno's Twitter account began blurting out a series of awful tweets that usually means only...

Fortnite’s Android version shipped with huge security hole, but it’s OK now

Here's some really scary news if you were among the millions who installed Fortnite on an Android device from the game's website. Apparently...

Nintendo bans Splatoon 2 greyhat who begged it to address the hackers and exploits destroying the game

I'm not gonna lie, watching my kid and his cousin play Splatoon 2 on said cousin's shiny new Switch made me reaaaalllly want...
Tell me lies, tell me sweet little lies.

Black Desert has banned another batch of almost 600 speedhackers and botters

Good thing Black Desert kept that banhammer from the Hystria bans handy because it needed it again this week - in fact, it...

Make My MMO: Elite Dangerous players expose ‘wanker function’ hacker (March 24, 2018)

This week in MMO crowdfunding, Elite Dangerous players scoped out the dirty doings of the paid HCS voice pack plugin, which was apparently...

CCP banned over 1800 EVE Online botters in January alone

If you've been paying any attention at all to EVE Online over the past few months, you know that the...

Black Desert banned 647 cheaters over the last month, mostly fish botters, which is a thing

Thinking about cheating in Black Desert? Probably not; cheaters are hiding out in the bowels of the internet trading hacks with the other...
The archer was in such a rush she forgot to get dressed.

TERA races to shore up chat vulnerability

That nasty little loophole in TERA's chat that hackers were exploiting was patched up over the weekend. En Masse deployed a hotfix...
All right, the Lopp have some chops here too.

Hacker claims to have made a living cheating in MMOs for two decades

Motherboard has a fun-slash-depressing piece out this week on an unnamed hacker who claims he's been cheating at MMORPGs to make a living...

MMOs you’ve never heard of: Mad World, XAOC, and Moirai

Welcome back to our series on MMOs and other multiplayer games you you've never heard of! Tonight we have three to highlight. Mad World Mad...
Like this, but airborne.

Grand Theft Auto Online has a nasty new money-stealing hack floating around

EVE Online: "No one can have a more toxic player culture than ours!" GTA Online: "Hold my beer."

Riot Games wins $10M in a lawsuit against League of Legend cheating software

At least today, cheating does not prosper, particularly for those who attempted to circumvent the rules in League of Legends. A court awarded...
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Blizzard cracks down on Overwatch aimbot cheaters

OK, cheaters, listen up. You're jerks, you're ruining the game for everyone, you're wasting developer time, which means you're wasting everyone's money, you're not...
On the other hand, you could just release this again.

Guild Wars 2 hacking post sheds light on 300 cheaters caught last April

If I had a dollar for every time someone wrote us a letter or comment about how he'd been unfairly banned from an MMORPG,...

Black Desert: Business model research, Daum addresses hacking complaints

Red Fox Insights analyst Jake Parmley has a piece on Gamasutra today about Black Desert's business model that confirms what you...

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