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wildmario



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PostPosted: Mon Jul 15, 2013 9:28 am    Post subject: Steam forums hacked again Reply with quote

While the steam powered forums now say they are in "maintenance", they were hacked in a way by a dude on Twitter named sputn1K_

He also attacked other places like Cube World forums and Day Z, as shown in his tweets. Since said person is openly admitting to attacking sites and pointing out the sites' flaws, the person could be one of those "hey, look how easy it is for me to get into your back door", or something else.
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MattAY
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 16, 2013 3:15 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Indeed, much like the PS netwrok hackers (I forget their name), but on a lower scale!

I hadn't heard this happened, but sucks to be them!
I want you all to know that our forums are comprised of the highest level of security!
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 16, 2013 4:30 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

MattAY wrote:
I want you all to know that our forums are comprised of the highest level of security!

Cardboard and Duct tape?
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MattAY
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 16, 2013 5:48 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Duct tape?! Woah there, fancy pants!
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FrozenBacon
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 16, 2013 9:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

These forums are secured by bubble gum, hopes, and dreams.
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 16, 2013 10:20 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

And I'm all out of gum


... or however that goes.
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Bretimus_v2
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 17, 2013 6:33 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Well, with how much you guys crap all over the forums, nobody would ever want to invade.
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PostPosted: Thu Jul 18, 2013 1:20 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

NICE!

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