Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Wednesday March 16, 2016

Steam Account Hijacking Becomes Booming Business

While this certainly is an issue, I don't know if I would go as far as claiming it's a "booming business."

Steam is one of the most popular and largest gaming platforms online today. Catering for over 140 million users, Steam also attracts less savoury types who are willing to break into accounts belonging to others in order to rinse them of everything from characters to virtual items. Therein lies an avenue for exploit -- and one malware creators are willing to pursue.