Friday October 30, 2015

How To Protect Your Steam Account

If you are a Steam user, make sure you read this and update your account if necessary.

There are several methods attackers use that are hard to combat: malware in the guise of other programs like a ‘TeamSpeak update or missing audio codec’ or a ‘CS:GO weapon upgrader!’, malware disguised as images and screenshots, identifying users who reuse passwords on their Steam and email accounts, or via an exploit in their web browser or operating system. It's a complicated situation and even very sophisticated Steam users can fall victim.