MMORPG hacker stripped to his underwear and executed online, watched by almost a million people

Guild Wars 2’s security team acts as judge, jury and execution on teleporting hacker.

Read more in my article on the We Live Security blog.

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Wurm MMORPG offers 10,000 Euros reward after DDoS attack

Wurm Online, a 3D massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG), has become Wurm Offline – at least temporarily.

Game developers offer a reward totalling 10,000 Euros for information which might lead to the conviction of hackers who launched a distributed denial-of-service attack.

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World of Warcraft players massacred in hack attack

If you’re one of the millions of avid players of the online MMORPG World of Warcraft, then you may have been surprised to find the populations of entire cities killed off this weekend.

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Japanese couple arrested for robbing Lineage virtual characters

Two people have been arrested by Japanese police, accused of stealing virtual goods from players of the game “Lineage II: The Chaotic Throne”.

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Man arrested for robbing RuneScape virtual characters

Read more in my article at Naked Security.

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