|DayZ hit by malicious malware security breach|
|Posted: 11.06.2012 10:33 by Nick Akerman||Comments: 0|
Popular Arma II mod DayZ has been struck by a malicious security breach, which threatens to turn the game into a botnet.
The danger was confirmed on the zombie-based mod's forums:
"A person has gained access to our main email account which have details listed for our FTP's, etc. He then uploaded a malicious application to the US file host which has since been taken offline."
"The file was called dayz_auto_updater.exe. This malicious software is lead to be a backdoor / bot."
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