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Town of Salem Data Breach Exposes 7.6 Million Gamers’ Accounts

January 5th, 2019
A massive data breach at the popular online role-playing game 'Town of Salem' has reportedly impacted more than 7.6 million players, the game owner BlankMediaGames (BMG) confirmed Wednesday on its online forum. With the user base of more than 8 million players, Town of Salem is a browser-based game that enables gamers (which range from 7 to 15 users) to play a version of the famous secret role

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Hackers threaten to take down Xbox Live and PSN on Christmas Day

December 24th, 2016

Bad news for gamers!

It’s once again the time when most of you will get new PlayStations and XBoxes that continue to be among the most popular gifts for Christmas, but possibilities are you’ll not be able to log into the online gaming console, just like what happens on every Christmas holidays.

On 2014 Christmas holidays, the notorious hacker group Lizard Squad knocked the PlayStation

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Epic Games Forum Hacked, Once Again — Over 800,000 Gamers’ Data Stolen

August 23rd, 2016

If you are a fan of Unreal Tournament from Epic Games or ever have participated in discussions on the online forums run by Epic Games, you possibly need to change your forum password as soon as possible.

It seems the Unreal Engine and its creators, Epic Games’ forums have recently been compromised by an unknown hacker or a group of hackers, who have stolen more than 800,000 forum accounts

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Hackers Plan to Ruin Christmas Eve for Millions of PlayStation and Xbox Live Gamers

December 17th, 2015

Remember the notorious hacker group Lizard Squad that spoiled last Christmas holidays of many game lovers by knocking the PlayStation Network and Xbox Live offline with apparent Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks?

But, Will you be able to Play Xbox and PlayStation Game this Christmas?

Probably Not.

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Because a new hacking group is threatening to carry out

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4th Member of ‘Xbox Underground’ Group Pleads Guilty to $100 Million Theft

April 3rd, 2015

The Fourth and final member of an international hacking group called “Xbox Underground” (XU) has pled guilty to steal more than $100 Million in intellectual property and data from Microsoft, Epic Games, and Valve Corporation.

In addition, the group also stole an Apache helicopter simulator developed by Zombie Studios (”Zombie”) for the U.S. Army and gained access to the U.S. Army’s

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