-  [Home] [WT

[Return] [Entire Thread] [Last 50 posts]
Posting mode: Reply
Subject   (reply to 10054)
BB Codes
Embed   Help
Password  (for post and file deletion)
  • Supported file types are: GIF, JPG, PNG, SWF
  • Maximum file size allowed is 2000 KB.
  • Images greater than 200x200 pixels will be thumbnailed.
  • Read the rules and FAQ before posting.
  • Currently 2533 unique user posts. View Catalog

  • Blotter updated: 2013-05-24 Show/Hide Show All

File 132097372862.png - (146.36KB , 1000x500 , 22750781.png )
10054 No. 10054

>We learned that intruders obtained access to a Steam database in addition to the forums. This database contained information including user names, hashed and salted passwords, game purchases, email addresses, billing addresses and encrypted credit card information. We do not have evidence that encrypted credit card numbers or personally identifying information were taken by the intruders, or that the protection on credit card numbers or passwords was cracked. We are still investigating.

>We don’t have evidence of credit card misuse at this time. Nonetheless you should watch your credit card activity and statements closely.
Expand all images
>> No. 10055
File 132097580842.jpg - (49.71KB , 424x660 , user5914_pic1003_1229881048.jpg )
It was a question of time, really. I'm not surprised they went for the forums - I can imagine they are less protected than the Steam network itself.

Changed my Steam forum password. Here's hoping no credit card information gets misused.
>> No. 10056
Eh, damn, can't change it yet. I'll do it as soon as I can. Also changed my Paypal password to be sure.
>> No. 10057
File 132098160871.jpg - (12.02KB , 246x287 , patricknoleik.jpg )
Fuck, I think my mom was in the middle of switching my account to another bank. Fuck.
>> No. 10058
Oh god, I hope things go okay for everyone else. I got lucky and deleted my card information not too long ago.
>> No. 10059
File 132098570639.jpg - (25.69KB , 211x242 , homerDrool.jpg )
Mmm...hashed and salted passwords...

I'm not too worried about it since most of my Steam transactions go through Papal, but I will give my credit union a heads up in the morning, just in case.

It's just nice to see somebody encrypts their information, unlike some other video game companies.
>> No. 10060
File 132098575542.png - (225.60KB , 800x485 , downloadqk.png )
There's thread about it in reddit:

I definitely wouldn't want to be jmccaskey now.

captcha: 251 arryan, wtf?
>> No. 10062
For fuck sake.

My payment method appears to have been deleted from my account, I hope to god that was Steam.
[Return] [Entire Thread] [Last 50 posts]

Delete Post []
Report Post