Ubisoft takes DDoS-for-hire website to court over attacks on video game servers

Video game maker Ubisoft gas filed a lawsuit against the alleged operators of a DDoS-for-hire website, claiming they are “well aware of the harm” the service has caused for the company, after its Rainbow Six: Siege servers were disrupted.

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey suffers DDoS attack at launch

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, the action role-playing video game set in Ancient Greece, had its launch on Friday disrupted by crippling distributed denial-of-service attacks.

Hackers attack games publisher Ubisoft, steal players’ personal information

Ubisoft, one of the world’s most famous games publishers, has admitted that hackers managed to break into its servers, and stole account databases which included game players’ usernames, email addresses and encrypted passwords.

Plug pulled on video game players, as Ubisoft DRM servers attacked

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Ubisoft confirms Splinter Cell website ‘hack’

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