Entries in 'hackers' (70)
Assorted hackers have claimed responsibility for a string of attacks that have disrupted a number of high-profile gaming services.
Riot Games has confirmed the League of Legends servers have been hacked, exposing the account data of some of its North American customers.
Crysis developer Crytek has warned users that their personal details may have been accessed in a website breach.
Apple’s developer centre is currently offline and a message warns visitors that an attempt was made to access secure personal information of registered developers.
Nintendo has confirmed a breach of security on the Japanese version of the Club Nintendo website.
A Crown Prosecution Service lawyer has branded four hackers as "cowardly and vindictive" following their successful prosecution.
Pirated games can now be played on the Wii U, a group of modders have claimed.
A hacking group has been targeting game companies for years in order to steal source code, an antivirus report has found.
A group of Russian hackers have apparently discovered an exploit that allows them to download games from Ubisoft’s uPlay store for free.
Things don’t get any better for The War Z.
The suicide of internet activist Aaron Swartz has led to a spate of attacks on US Government websites.
Nintendo’s Wii U hasn’t even been out for two weeks in the UK and hackers are already enjoying early success in cracking the console.
No-one likes a cheat, of course, but sometimes things should maybe be put in a little more perspective.
A member of video games forum NeoGaf appears to have found an OS loophole that grants access to Wii U’s debug menu.
Kim Dotcom’s return to online file-sharing may prove to be an even rougher ride than he expected.
Square Enix has blocked access to its Official Merchandise store following a suspected hacker attack.
In what can only be described as a victory for consumers, Ubisoft has scrapped its controversial always-on DRM for PC games.
AntiSec, one of the many internet hacking communities, has claimed that it has obtained the UDIDs and user details of 12m Apple users.
Publisher Ubisoft claims it has resolved the loophole in its PC DRM that should prevent hackers from accessing uPlay users' computers.
A potentially very serious issue with the PC DRM employed by Ubisoft seems to have left many gamers susceptible to hackers.
Two men accused of launching DDOS attacks on a number of corporate entities have pleased guilty at a British court.
Apple’s brand new iPad 3 has been jailbroken by the Apple hacking community just hours after its release.
Sony’s security boss and former US military man Brett Wahlin says protecting PSN is similar to the Cold War.