He Stole $2 Million Worth of CSGO Skins
Kamil Kleszyk, 22 June 2022, 13:08
A hacker stole over $2 million in skins and items frin CS:GO. They were part of what was likely the most expensive inventory in the game's history.
Hackers Attack Servers of Older Battlefields; Players Complain About DICE's Lack of Response
Przemyslaw Dygas, 30 March 2022, 10:28
Servers of several Battlefield games are being attacked by hackers. EA DICE seems to ignore the problem.
Valorant Cheats Will Steal Your Passwords
Dawid Wanat, 14 March 2022, 14:39
Security analysts have detected a password-stealing program in cheats for Valorant. Scammers exploit players willing to cheat in games by placing malware in the file.
Dangerous Cities: Skylines Mods Could Make Players Vulnerable to Hacking
Adrian Werner, 13 February 2022, 21:20
The Cities: Skylines fan community has discovered that mods created by certain user contain dangerous elements that could enable the creator to install virtually any programs on the user's computer.
Dark Souls 3 PCs at Risk of Hacking; Dangerous Vulnerability Discovered
Adrian Werner, 24 January 2022, 10:21
A dangerous vulnerability was discovered in the code of the PC edition of Dark Souls 3, which makes players' computers vulnerable to hacking attacks. Fans patched it with a mod, but shortly afterwards the developers shut down the PvP servers to gain some time to prepare an official update.
FIFA 22's FUT Targeted by Hackers; Streamers Lost Fortune
Jacob Blazewicz, 07 January 2022, 15:34
What do you need to clean the account of a leading FIFA Ultimate Team card trader? Judging by recent hacks, apparently only the player tag.
Undetectable Malware on SSDs; Serious Vulnerability Discovered
Jacob Blazewicz, 31 December 2021, 15:54
After CPUs, GPUs, printers, etc. we finally lived to see a security vulnerability in storage drives. As it turns out, modern SSDs allow for undetectable viruses to be installed.
PS4 Firmware 9.0 Cracked; PS5's Security May be Compromised
Michael Zegar, 14 December 2021, 21:55
An exploit has been released for version 9.0 of the PS4, enabling users to install their own software on the console - including pirated games. It should also work on PS5, but due to lack of hardware for testing, the crackers are unable to verify this.
$10 Million Fine for Modifying Switch - Verdict in Hacker's Case
Adam Krolak, 07 December 2021, 21:49
Gary Bowser must pay more than 40 million in fines. This is the result of a civil lawsuit with Nintendo of America.
PS5 Security Cracked; Sony Rewards Crackers
GRG, 08 November 2021, 15:44
A known cracker has deal with PlayStation 5's security measures and unlocked the debug mode. However, he refuses to share the details, and Sony is happy to pay for it.
Cheating Minecraft Players Targeted by Hackers
Adam Krolak, 02 November 2021, 21:14
Minecraft players who want to use a list of stolen accounts are being attacked by malware that damages computer files. The only way out is to pay a ransom.
Twitch Leak Was a Matter of Time, Former Employees Say
Krzysztof Kaluzinski, 11 October 2021, 10:10
Twitch has reportedly never paid the utmost attention to security, so the leak didn't surprise its former employees.
Twitch Hacked - Leak Reveals Streamer Earnings and Plan to Compete With Steam
Hubert Sledziewski, 06 October 2021, 14:39
An anonymous hacker leaked the source code of Twitch. Among the 125 GB of data were also the earnings of major streamers using the service. The amounts are staggering.
Hackers Steal From Hackers - Ransomware Contains Backdoors for Seizing Money
Arkadiusz Strzala, 04 October 2021, 14:56
Cybercriminals seem to see no obstacles to stealing from the likes of themselves. Hackers who buy ransomware complain about the backdoors installed in it.
New Trojan Steals Data From Steam and Epic Games Store Accounts
Nicek, 28 September 2021, 15:20
Researchers from Kaspersky have described a serious threat to gamers. A trojan called BloodyStealer can be used to steal accounts from the most popular platforms, such as Steam and Epic Games Store.
Titanfall 2 With a Gateway for Hackers? Respawn Denies
Jacob Blazewicz, 09 September 2021, 12:49
Another news spoiled the mood of Titanfall 2 fans. This time, players learned about an alleged vulnerability that would enable hackers to gains access to the player's PC. The matter is investigated by Respawn Entertainment, which claims the reports to be greatly exaggerated.
Hackers Will Bypass Antivirus Software Using GPUs
Jacob Blazewicz, 01 September 2021, 19:16
Hackers may have found another way to bypass anti-virus software. Recent reports suggest that this time they will use graphics cards to do it.
AMD Ryzen CPUs With Serious Security Vulnerability
Nicek, 01 September 2021, 15:38
A new security vulnerability has been discovered in AMD Ryzen CPUs that could lead to data leaks. Which users should be afraid of it?
5.8 Million Hacking Attacks on GTA 5, Minecraft and The Sims 4 Players
GRG, 31 August 2021, 13:41
Kaspersky has stopped 5.8 million malware attacks on users of bootleg versions of GTA 5, Minecraft, The Sims 4 and other games.
Gigabyte Hacked; 112 GB of Documents From AMD and Intel in the Hands of Attackers
Michael Kulakowski, 10 August 2021, 19:06
Gigabyte, a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, was attacked by hackers and became a victim of a ransomware attack. The criminals are threatening to publish more than 112GB of the company's confidential files, which include sensitive technical documents from AMD and Intel, among others.
EA Doesn't Give in to Blackmail Attempts of Desperate Hackers
Hubert Sledziewski, 16 July 2021, 22:18
The hackers who stole over 780GB of data from Electronic Arts last month have gone from trying to sell it to publishing it online. This is to make EA pay the ransom, but the corporation doesn't give in to the demands.
Russian Hackers Went Off the Grid; Who Did It?
Przemyslaw Dygas, 14 July 2021, 16:43
The hacking group REvil, which was responsible for attacks using ransomware, has suddenly disappeared from the web. This may have something to do with US pressure on the Russian Federation government.
Only 1-2 People at Respawn are Trying to Fix Titanfall
Adrian Werner, 11 July 2021, 21:56
Fans shouldn't count on fixing Titanfall and Titanfall 2 server issues anytime soon. It turns out that only up to two people at Respawn Entertainment are working on this.
Titanfall 2 Gets Hacked and Shares the Fate of Apex Legends
Hubert Sledziewski, 08 July 2021, 21:37
Respawn Entertainment made short work of the recent weekend hacking attack on Apex Legends, which was meant to draw the developers' attention to the bad situation of Titanfall. Today, however, there was another attack - this time on Titanfall 2.
Apex Legends Attacked by Hackers to Save Titanfall
Adrian Werner, 05 July 2021, 12:00
Over the weekend, hackers made life very difficult for Apex Legends fans. However, the purpose of the action was unusual, as it was to draw attention to the dire situation of Titanfall.
Price Tag for Our LinkedIn Data Revealed
Eklerek, 01 July 2021, 13:20
The data of 700 million LinkedIn users has gone up for sale. This is another such case, and the way the data was obtained and the price for the entire database should raise many eyebrows.
Many People Use the Same Passwords Over and Over Again - Alarming Data
Michal Ciezadlik, 29 June 2021, 13:35
Recent research in the UK shows that many users rely on the same passwords for multiple services, which can lead to security breaches.
Malware Mines Crypto on PCs of Users Who Pirated Games
Arkadiusz Strzala, 28 June 2021, 16:49
Malware unnoticeably mines cryptocurrency on a gamer's computer. It seems that just buying GPUs is not enough for miners. Let me reassure you - the problem concerns only torrent lovers.
Electronic Arts Servers Hack was Easier Than You Might Think
Christian Pieniazek, 11 June 2021, 19:27
The hackers responsible for breaking into EA's servers have shared information on how the whole process went. From their description it seems that the procedure was not particularly complicated and did not require specialized knowledge, but... cleverness.
CD Projekt Hacker Attack May Have Been More Serious Than Assumed
Hubert Sledziewski, 11 June 2021, 10:15
CD Projekt has announced that during the hacking attack on the Polish company's servers in February this year, in addition to game source codes, its employees' personal data was probably also stolen.
EA Servers Hacked; Hackers Steal FIFA 21 Source Code
Hubert Sledziewski, 10 June 2021, 20:32
Motherboard reached information about a hacking of EA's servers. Hackers had stolen source codes for FIFA 21 and the Frostbite engine. EA confirmed that the attack.
One Billion Android Smartphones Vulnerable to Eavesdropping
Michal Ciezadlik, 07 May 2021, 15:33
A large vulnerability in Qualcomm's component security systems has been discovered. The consequence of the security hole could expose many Android smartphones to eavesdropping.
Valve Partially Fixed the Data Theft Bug in CS:GO
Hubert Sledziewski, 18 April 2021, 23:19
The disclosure of the existence of a bug in Valve's games, which could enable hackers to steal data, prompted the company to partially fix the flaw.
Dangerous CS:GO Exploit Enables Hackers to Steal Data Using Steam Invites
Michal Ciezadlik, 12 April 2021, 17:18
A dangerous exploit in CS:GO and other Source engine-based games has been revealed. The vulnerability allows for stealing passwords, skins and many other data. Valve was supposed to have known about it for two years and didn't react.
Facebook Will Not Warn Users Affected by Data Leak
Evil96, 09 April 2021, 15:15
Facebook has no plans to warn users whose data got leaked online. The website believes it has done everything it can to take care of security.
Hacker Steals Almost $6 Million in Crypto Tokens
Arkadiusz Strzala, 19 March 2021, 14:42
Cryptocurrency website Roll fell victim to a hacker attack. Cybercriminals cracked passwords and stole the equivalent of $5.7 million in Ethereum-based tokens.
CD Projekt Employees Suspect Identity Theft
Michal Ciezadlik, 11 February 2021, 17:06
This morning, a former employee of CDP, Marcin Kosman, reported on Twitter that CD Projekt's employees are replacing their IDs for fear of identity theft after the recent attack. In response, the company informed our editors that at this point there is no evidence of personal data leak.
CD Projekt Praised for Response to Hacker Attack
Jacob Blazewicz, 11 February 2021, 11:49
A hacker attack is another unfortunate event for CD Projekt. However, the company's quick and „transparent” response has earned the creators of Cyberpunk 2077 the approval of security specialists.
Source Code of The Witcher 3 and Cyberpunk 2077 Auctioned for $1 Million
Michael Kulakowski, 10 February 2021, 22:37
Source code of The Witcher 3 and Cyberpunk 2077, as well as other data stolen during a ransomware attack on CD Projekt's servers, will be auctioned off on one of hacker internet forums. The starting price for the files is one million dollars.
Hackers Publish Gwent's Source Code on the Web
Bart Swiatek, 10 February 2021, 13:19
It seems that yesterday's attack on CD Projekt has its first visible consequences. The source code for Gwent: The Witcher Card Game has been leaked. It is possible that other files will soon start surfacing, including the code of the studio's latest game, Cyberpunk 2077.
CD Projekt Hacked, Data Stolen and PCs Encrypted
Bart Swiatek, 09 February 2021, 10:40
CD Projekt announced that it has become the target of a hacker attack. The perpetrators managed to steal some data and encrypt some computers. The criminals demanded a ransom, but the Polish company does not intend to negotiate.
Data of 65,000 Players Leaked After Koei Tecmo Servers Hacking
Jacob Blazewicz, 30 December 2020, 18:59
Hackers have attacked another game publisher. This time they hacked the servers of the European branch of Koei Tecmo and stole the data of 65 thousand users of the company's official forum.
Nintendo Hack Perpetrator Will be Jailed for 3 Years
Jacob Blazewicz, 02 December 2020, 22:18
There was a judgment in the case of Ryan Hernandez, a hacker who stole Switch's data and other confidential information from Nintendo's servers. The 21-year-old will spend three years in prison and has to pay the company a huge compensation.
Leaks Reveal Resident Evil Battle Royale Game From Capcom
Adrian Werner, 16 November 2020, 19:10
A number of Capcom's internal documents have leaked as a result of a hacker attack. According to them, PC ports of Monster Hunter: Rise and Monster Hunter Stories 2, among others, are being prepared. In addition, the publisher was to receive $10 million for adding several Resident Evil games to Google Stadia.
Among Us Devs: „Don't Listen to Hacker Threats”
Bart Swiatek, 05 November 2020, 19:08
InnerSloth, the devs of highly popular Among Us, assured players that hacker threats that sometimes appear in the game, suggesting theft of private data, are unfounded. The team also informed about plans for fight against cheaters in the future.
Watch Dogs Legion's Source Code Has Gone Public
Karol Laska, 03 November 2020, 22:30
560 GB of data from Watch Dogs: Legion was releases by the hacker group Egregor. This is a consequence of not yielding to the demands issued by the group a few weeks ago.
Among Us Wages War On Spam
Arkadiusz Strzala, 25 October 2020, 18:49
The recent gaming hit Among Us has a big problem - wave of persistent spam in the game lobby, which is the work of a certain hacker.
Hackers Threaten to Publish Source Code of Watch Dogs Legion
Adrian Werner, 16 October 2020, 15:27
Hackers from a group called Egregor reported that they stole data from Ubisoft and Crytek. The source code of Watch Dogs: Legion is said to be among them.
Nintendo Switch Hackers Will be Judged
Mikolaj Laszkiewicz, 03 October 2020, 21:33
The leaders of Team Xecuter, a hacker group that targeted Nintendo Switch, have heard the charges and will stand trial.
Data of Half a Million Activision Accounts Leaked [Updated]
Jacob Blazewicz, 22 September 2020, 10:15
Activision has become a target of hackers. According to numerous sources, data of at least 500 thousand users was leaked as a result of a recent successful hack into the company's servers.