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Guild Wars 2 Password Attacks

Ars Technica has an unconfirmed report that ArenaNet has been experiencing attempts at unauthorized access to Guild Wars 2 accounts. These differ from the typical such attacks as they are reportedly the result of a breach at an unnamed Guild Wars fan-site, and that the perpetrators are now trying the username and password combinations from the site to take advantage of users who also use them for their game account. They include the obvious warning that this is not a good idea.

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51. Re: Guild Wars 2 Password Attacks Sep 10, 2012, 15:53 Verno
 
Quinn wrote on Sep 10, 2012, 15:47:
Actually, Verno, the touches you mentioned are in WoW so it's nothing new for an MMO. I also think your skidding/falling example is weird because those 2 things haven't felt so unnatural in a long, long time.

I didn't say it was brand new, reread my post. I said it was one of the few games to use those techniques and apply them across so many different facets of the game. I was using it as an example of your character not "being detached from the environment".
 
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