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Cyber-cartels launder money via gamer currencies

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Trend Micro researchers found that cyber-criminals are using video game currency to launder real world money.

ICYMI: Dropbox, Minecraft fans, malicious SSL attacks, voter databases breached

ICYMI: Dropbox, Minecraft fans, malicious SSL attacks, voter databases breached

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This Week: Dropbox data dump, Minecraft fansite data dump, one click iOS exploitation, more encryption means more cyber-attacks and two the voter databases of two separate US states get breached by hackers

Minecraft account dump: 71,000 accounts leaked

Minecraft account dump: 71,000 accounts leaked

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Tens of thousands of account details have been dumped from a Minecraft fan site, according to Australian researcher Troy Hunt

ICYMI: Coup messages, Pokemon threat, gaming breach, SAP HANA bug, ransomware fight

ICYMI: Coup messages, Pokemon threat, gaming breach, SAP HANA bug, ransomware fight

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The latest In Case You Missed It (ICYMI) looks at Whatsapp leaked; Pokemon a threat?; gaming breach; SAP HANA remote control; Fight against ransomware

2.3 million 'Warframe,' 'Clash of Kings' accounts compromised

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More than 2.3 million users records were compromised as two separate gaming companies announced they suffered data breaches.

Report identifies path from online gaming to cyber-criminality

Report identifies path from online gaming to cyber-criminality

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Online gaming can become a gateway into cyber-criminality for vulnerable young people, according to a report from CREST and the NCA which recommends strategies for diverting gamers into more socially useful activities.

Steam blows as games website's security collapse

Steam blows as games website's security collapse

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Christmas hiccup on gaming platform exposed user information to others

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