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Hackers have been acting up lately first with PSN now they just hit Bethesda and Epic Studios. It seems like only a matter of time before they try to go for Steam. Is Steam security good enough to combat hackers? Or will Valve get screwed too?
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If steam gets hacked, most of my PC gaming will stop, since almost all my games are there.

Though I have a couple of games that aren't.

It'd be the perfect opportunity to do a second playthrough of oblivion, which is my favourite game ever.


I would also lose contact with most of my friends, since that's the chat medium we prefer to use.
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Nah...the hackers are all customers of Steam. You don't shake your own tree.


They also all play WoW so Blizard is safe...from Lulzsec anyway. A dozen other groups hack WoW accounts every day though
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Nope. Steam is friend
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I don't think any system is completely safe, and I bet Valve is very aware of what is going on right now. I would change the steam password to something different than anything else to be safe. I am willing to bet Steam protects its credit card info with very good encryption as well. I wouldn't worry too much about it.
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Lulz...
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post #7 of 92
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second playthrough of oblivion,
Hehe I had to do go through 4 times before finishing the game due to the vampire bug. Best game I ever played though. Excited for Skyrim?
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Hehe I had to do go through 4 times before finishing the game due to the vampire bug. Best game I ever played though. Excited for Skyrim?
Yes, very excited, no matter how portish the game will be.


I tried and tried to play through morrowind but I just couldn't get far. I mean, the game is far from immersive, very repetive, and holds almost no plot intergrity during the first 50 hours of playing. Just had to stop there. Couldn't do it.
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post #9 of 92
meh
I have one game I play on steam (wings of prey)
and you can play that offline I do believe
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I dont think they would target steam. They should target nambla.org. Someone needs to bring them down. :shivers:
    
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