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Steam Forums Hacked?

The Steam Users' Forums currently offer the following message: "The Steam Forums are temporarily offline for maintenance. Your patience is appreciated." This may be just normal maintenance, but we have also seen an image suggesting they were compromised in some manner, and for a while were directing users to a site offering ways to cheat at games, so this may be what Valve is in the process of cleaning up. We'll pass on posting the screenshot to avoid advertising the site, and are waiting to see if Valve has a response to our questions about this (it's still early on the west coast). Thanks Joao.

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43. Re: Steam Forums Hacked? Nov 8, 2011, 02:42 saluk
 
Eh, this individual one doesn't really bother me, but it sure is annoying seeing these "your account may have been hacked" notices SO OFTEN lately. Steam, EA, Sony, it's getting fricken stupid. I'm not sure if it's that crackers have just gotten smart enough, or if all these big companies just got really lax about security, but I'm tired of it and I want it to stop. Before I like, abandon the internet or something.  
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