Blizzard issues security warning after World of Warcraft suffers increase in unauthorised...


May 4, 2013

Blizzard has issued a security warning after MMO World of Warcraft suffered from an increase in unauthorised account logins.

Two days ago Blizzard took the web and mobile auction house offline to perform emergency maintenance after players reported they had lost in-game items and gold.

As WoW Insider reported, players found the Mobile Armoury had been used to spend large amounts of their gold on extremely overpriced white-quality items on the auction house - a way to launder gold to the posting player.

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