Some guy blaming Curse for a keylogger. So get Ad-Aware, don't buy gold, and Good Luck! # posted by Anonymous : 8/2/07 02:25 Hey guys,Same thing happened to me - account raided, by a keylogger. Offer expires September 11, 2001. 2010-12-27,04:09 PM #10 Kaneiac View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Started Threads Scarab Lord Join Date Apr 2009 Location Iowa, United States Posts 4,946 If you find such a trojan, you best use some anti-virus software to remove it. navigate to this website
WoW has to pull data from two places, your system memory, or your hard drive. It's such a shame to see someone's time and hard work just thrown away like that. Yes, before (and after) Curse took over this site there were (and still are... To check the validity of a posted link, there is a fairly simple way to check and see who owns the domain in question.
I'm not a computer savvy user (as in I don't know my way around things such as trojans and that boatload) but I do know enough about where they can come markeedragon 68,718 views 3:25 The Top 10 Ways to Suck at World of Warcraft - Duration: 10:58. By S. Never download files from sites you don't trust and be wary of opening unexpected e-mail attachments.
One was restored, completely naked, the other they are refusing to restore for reasons he hasn't related. Offer expires September 11, 2001. 2010-12-27,04:45 PM #20 Simca View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Started Threads Data Monster Join Date Nov 2008 Location FL, United States Posts 9,962 No cash value. I've worked on legitimate programs designed to gather information from all sorts of programs.
It has come to our attention that you are trying to sell/trade your personal World of Warcraft account(s). IDK. Thus a similar trick is to create a text file on your desktop with you password in it, and using copy and paste to enter the password, again invisible to keyloggers.Blizzard Whether it's Internet Explorer or Firefox, keep it patched and up to date!
While we all picked up on the fact that it was a keylogger, I hope that other people didn't follow that link. (I don't have the original letter in the mailbox The "Ad Block Plus" add-on is a tool that is integrated into the browser that will block all of those annoying adds that always popup on your screen, or show as Then when he accessed his bank statements online and the phone was allowed to connect to the internet again is when all of the cloned information was transmitted to the thief. If no Gamepedia Help Sign In Register Removing keyloggers From Wowpedia Jump to: navigation, search Keyloggers are getting much more sophisticated, and detecting them is an ever-growing problem.
Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Blizzard doesn't need it, they won't EVER ask you for it. Before Curse took over MMO, I saw posts saying Curse has had some trojans on their website, so saying it's next to impossible is a little farfetched. If anyone has anything further to add to this, please feel free.
People who have their accounts "hacked" in this manner, will find that when they log on to their characters they have been stripped of any and all gear, crafting materials, Bank useful reference Does the same thing as most Trojan Horses and stuff like that. By preparing special "jpg" file (it isn't real jpg file - it's special executable file with extension JPG) and putting it on www site (for now I almost sure that this Simply by putting the mouse over the link (but NOT clicking it) allowed me to see where the link really pointed to....which was a website with a ".tk" suffix.Third, when I
As for programs that auto-update your addons, I suggest against them regardless of how long you have used them and never had an issue. These posts are usually about some "proposal/suggestion or bug fix (note:these issues should only be reported in the Suggestions or Bug Reports forums, NOT in the Welcome/Beginners forum, so that's your It is very similar to the official Worldofwarcraft website except the word "warcraft" in the URL is spelled wrong....."wcrcraft"*** Thanks Galandorian of Blackwater Raiders These emails can also come through the my review here Played it for a few mins, then went onto Curse, downloaded addons, logged back in, played for a bit.
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TopPlatforms 3DS PlayStation Vita Android PSP DS Switch iOS Wii PC Wii U PlayStation 2 Xbox 360 PlayStation 3 Xbox One PlayStation 4 More... That is easy, because World of Warcraft has a useful "Remember Account Name" checkbox on the login page, and as long as you don't run several accounts on the same computer, It cost's $8.00 and is SOO worth it. I usually run a scan every 1-2 days. ( Don't confuse ad-aware with ad-ware, ad-ware is just crap that looks like a virus scan.) Other than that, ummm, lets see.
They unlocked my acc, and restored the items. The time now is 11:58 AM.
Buckley, 10h ago save Save share View 10h 10h ago in Green Germany plans to squeeze hydroelectric power out of a coal mine There could be a sustainable future for former Each time when my computer was infected it installed with different name - first time it was us "svh0st.exe" (number 0, no letter o - svhost.exe with letter is normal system SC Magazine. If nothing has been found by this point, I'd say you are most likely OK.
First and foremost- If you think you might have gotten a keylogger on your computer, go to A DIFFERENT COMPUTER with internet access, one that you know is clean and immediately