Tags video games

'Cyberpunk 2077' game studio says hackers exposed data

by Joe Warminsky • 4 weeks ago

Although certain devices were infiltrated and encrypted, the compromised systems "did not contain any personal data of our players or users of our services," the company said.

Spies target gamers with malware inserted into software updates, ESET says

by Joe Warminsky • 1 month ago

It's a supply-chain attack against a limited users of NoxPlayer, which allows people to play Android games on PCs and Macs.

Suspect in case of Mirai botnet, which knocked major sites offline in 2016, pleads guilty

by Jeff Stone • 3 months ago

Sentencing is scheduled for January 2021.

California man gets 3 years in prison for hacking Nintendo, collecting child pornography

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

Prosecutors say Ryan Hernandez ran a forum where he shared Nintendo vulnerabilities.

Another 'Minecraft' lesson for kids: Beware of deceitful adware apps

by Joe Warminsky • 3 months ago

More than 20 "mods" recently available in the Google Play Store didn't do much for "Minecraft" at all, and instead displayed ads "in an extremely intrusive manner," according to researchers at Kaspersky.

Video game company Capcom details attack, data breach by ransomware gang

by Joe Warminsky • 4 months ago

The company said personal information of a handful of current and former employees definitely had been compromised.