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My Battle.net account has now been hacked 4 times in two months. The first two times I had email traffic regarding the changes, not for the most recent two times. All my passwords have been changed, for EVERYTHING, no duplicate passwords either. I am even on a new computer that has the following installed : SC2, D3, LoL, Steam, MSI Afterburner, Malwarebytes, Real Temp, CPU-Z, CCleaner, GTA 4, Prime95. That's it. Multiple scans show nothing. I have used an authenticator, until my account got hacked even with that months ago and another one was put onto it. This is a joke. Don't know what was taken of my D3 or WoW toons, but last time my WoW account was hacked they left my 40k gold but sold everything for a total of 4k lol.

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Originally Posted by Magariz View Post

My Battle.net account has now been hacked 4 times in two months. The first two times I had email traffic regarding the changes, not for the most recent two times. All my passwords have been changed, for EVERYTHING, no duplicate passwords either. I am even on a new computer that has the following installed : SC2, D3, LoL, Steam, MSI Afterburner, Malwarebytes, Real Temp, CPU-Z, CCleaner, GTA 4, Prime95. That's it. Multiple scans show nothing. I have used an authenticator, until my account got hacked even with that months ago and another one was put onto it. This is a joke. Don't know what was taken of my D3 or WoW toons, but last time my WoW account was hacked they left my 40k gold but sold everything for a total of 4k lol.

Anyone else have similar horror stories?

That sounds kind of crazy...sorry to hear it.

I've had some trouble with someone trying to hack my WoW account in the past, but since I've had my authenticator on there, there have been no further attempts.

It sounds as if there is someone in particular who is doing this to you, not just a freak occurrence. Do you have any enemies or anyone that you may think would do something like this? I don't know what else to tell you. Have you tried contacting Blizzard support about this?
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Oh I have 3 WoW accounts, they reactivated all of them lol. On the phone with them now, cannot thing of anyone with a grudge against me.
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Use an authenticator!!! The only way that someone can hack your account is if they have physical access to it, but it must be used. It is damn near impossible for your account to be compromised if you guard it. If Blizzard's security was so bad then CGFs would already have cleaned out D3 RMAH accounts and skipped the small fish (you)
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Use an authenticator!!! The only way that someone can hack your account is if they have physical access to it, but it must be used. It is damn near impossible for your account to be compromised if you guard it. If Blizzard's security was so bad then CGFs would already have cleaned out D3 RMAH accounts and skipped the small fish (you)

Calling BS on that. I had a mobile authenticator and my account was hacked. It happens.
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People still play WoW?

Use authenticator, not possible to have your account hacked...
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