Diablo II Exploit

More Info on Char Hacks on the Unofficial Diablo II Messageboards (thanks Matthew Rorie) has details on the return of an exploit that can allow unauthorized access to Diablo II characters on Battle.net that can result in the loss of items, PKing as the result of impersonation, and even the death of hardcore characters. They provide several tips on how to safeguard your characters against this sort of harm until Blizzard plugs this hole.