Multiple video games break after domain name snafu

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Mon, 08 Nov 2021 21:57:30 +0000

A number of video games stopped working at the weekend. We look at an expired domain which appears to be the cause of the problem.

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What is Twitch?

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Tue, 02 Nov 2021 13:42:04 +0000

What is Twitch? We take a look at the incredibly popular streaming platform, along with some of the more common scams targeting its users.

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We dig into the Game Players Code

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Fri, 22 Oct 2021 14:00:05 +0000

We take a look at some new tips designed to keep younger gamers safe and see what can be added to make them even more informative.

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5 years for swatter who caused a man’s death for a Twitter handle

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Thu, 22 Jul 2021 17:32:09 +0000

We look at the history of doxing and swatting, and talk about the most recent awful example of someone losing their life to this tactic.

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A week in security (June 28 – July 4)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 05 Jul 2021 12:06:55 +0000

A roundup of all the most interesting cybersecurity news stories, articles, and happenings of the previous seven days.

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A week in security (June 28 – June 4)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 05 Jul 2021 12:06:55 +0000

A roundup of all the most interesting cybersecurity news stories, articles, and happenings of the previous seven days.

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Is it game over for VR advergaming?

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Mon, 28 Jun 2021 14:30:44 +0000

An ad trial in paid-for VR game Blaston has… not go well. Is it a temporary setback, or has Advergaming met its end-of-level boss?

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Resident Evil 8 just the latest game plagued by fake demos and early access scams

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Sat, 20 Mar 2021 10:38:00 +0000

We look at the rise in video game scams promising early access to upcoming titles, but delivering nothing but phishing and malware

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