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[SaQ] Microsoft loses $1.2 Million Due to Code Exploit *UPDATE*

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Yesterday afternoon a website started offering free Microsoft Points. I’m sure you if you type “free Microsoft Points†into Google you’ll still get pages upon pages of websites saying you will get free points if you just fill out 4 surveys and give them your social security number. This time, this really was a site giving away free Microsoft Points. Hackers found an algorithem to add to existing, used codes to get new ones. A person would just have to sit back and refresh over and over and rack up the 160MSP codes. Not every code would work, but a majority would. The site started to 404 due to the heavy traffic.
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Your link... it does nothing!
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Lol, the article has a 404..
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My link seems to work for me
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Your link... it does nothing!
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Lol, the article has a 404..
works fine for me . . .
    
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Link is not working for me either
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Link is fine on this end.

And lol @ MS for an epic fail.
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1.2 mil? Gates uses more than that when he wipes his ass.
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The link started 404-ing as well...
    
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Wait, thats for Xbox so I dont give a damn.....
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