World of Warcraft

World of Warcraft’s suspected DDoS attacker has been arrested

Blizzard, the developers of World of Warcraft Classic, has revealed that a person suspected of orchestrating a disruptive Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack against the games’ servers has been arrested.

Read more in my article on the Hot for Security blog.

Wikipedia and World of Warcraft Classic targeted by DDoS attacks

Uou can imagine the pain that was caused to pub quiz cheats and students writing essays this weekend when crowd-sourced internet encyclopedia Wikipedia, one of the world’s most popular websites, was hit by a distributed denial-of-service attack.

Read more in my article on the Hot for Security blog.

Phishers target World of Warcraft users with fake in-game pet offer

Play World of Warcraft and keen to get your paws on an in-game pet? Be careful not to fall for their phishing attack.

David Bisson reports.

US and British spies invade World of Warcraft in hunt for online criminals and terrorists

It sounds extraordinary, but it seems American and UK intelligence agencies infiltrated popular video games in their hunt for criminal gangs and terrorists.

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.

Phishing in a World of Warcraft

It’s not just your online banking and social networking accounts that are at risk from phishers.

Learn about the latest wave of phishing attacks against online gamers.

Phishing In A World Of Warcraft

Hackers are once again targeting players of the fantasy game “World of Warcraft” in an attempt to steal passwords and other game credentials.

Read more in my article on the Dark Reading website.

World of Warcraft strikes back against game-related cybercrime

Read more in my article at Naked Security.