Xbox Live Vulnerability Exposed! Microsoft Ignored The Truth

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 6 years ago '11        #41
Jesszman 2209 heat pts2209 OP
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 One Gud Cide said:
You don't see a slight difference between a company's server being directly hacked, thousands of account info stolen due to their sh*tty security vs. someone finding random email addresses and then guessing the password?

k.
 Liquid-Science said:
that's how anyone or anything gets hacked...this is not news

you find an email and use something like access diver to try a bunch of passwords on it
 DJ Krayzie said:
There still isn't proof that this is THE major security flaw. It still points 100x more towards users being unaware of their own account security.



This is now big news! Good job AnalogHype we got it!
 6 years ago '06        #42
Honolulu Blue 32 heat pts32
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People get hacked all day. My OG AOL email got hacked into the other week. People are good at guessing passwords. It's not like this is some new discovery or alarming news. Social engineering happens all the time, people get hacked, accounts get compromised. It's the consumers job to stay on top of their own money.

I'm not on Facebook or Myspace and my Windows Live ID is not tied in with any social networking website. But I could still easily have my XBOX account hacked just like the rest, because people get their hands on information such as a database of valid Windows Live ID's and then they brute force the passwords.

So just as a friendly reminder, change your passwords often, especially the ones tied to accounts with money or credit. Use an upper-letter character, special symbol like @ # $ etc and some numbers. Also if you can don't use easy words, use random letters.
 6 years ago '05        #43
Y.G. 27 heat pts27
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 Da Ill One said:
I mean it's both really...yeah they are getting in through Windows Live BUT they are buying stuff on People's Xbox Live accounts...so it's really affecting both...and I'm pretty sure the main point of the article is that MS HASN'T fixed it yet even though it takes about 5 minutes and 3 lines of code... the point is it isn't fixed....

This still isn't really a hack...just proves that both Sony and MS are fu*king idiots
It's not both. In order to log on, you login with a Windows Live ID. It's not an exploit of Xbox Live. Ya'll n*ggas can holler that all you want.

It still doesn't change the fact that this can be fixed in 5 minutes.
 6 years ago '05        #44
Y.G. 27 heat pts27
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 el bundy said:
i never realized 3 weeks=2 months. someone here cant count.
He's one of the ones still mad.
 6 years ago '08        #45
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 Comic Book Guy said:
People get hacked all day. My OG AOL email got hacked into the other week. People are good at guessing passwords. It's not like this is some new discovery or alarming news. Social engineering happens all the time, people get hacked, accounts get compromised. It's the consumers job to stay on top of their own money.

I'm not on Facebook or Myspace and my Windows Live ID is not tied in with any social networking website. But I could still easily have my XBOX account hacked just like the rest, because people get their hands on information such as a database of valid Windows Live ID's and then they brute force the passwords.

So just as a friendly reminder, change your passwords often, especially the ones tied to accounts with money or credit. Use an upper-letter character, special symbol like @ # $ etc and some numbers. Also if you can don't use easy words, use random letters.
this.
 6 years ago '08        #46
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 Y.G. said:
He's one of the ones still mad.
why exactly would i be? i dont keep my cc info on either console, and i own an xbox so i was able to play online all i wanted.
 6 years ago '04        #47
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Its also a good idea to have passwords as phrases not just words with special characters.

I$Gets$Money$Daily ect
 6 years ago '04        #48
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 Y.G. said:
It's not both. In order to log on, you login with a Windows Live ID. It's not an exploit of Xbox Live. Ya'll n*ggas can holler that all you want.

It still doesn't change the fact that this can be fixed in 5 minutes.
I said that...i'm just saying they are messing with live accounts so it's affecting Live also...

And why hasn't it been fixed yet?
 6 years ago '05        #49
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 Da Ill One said:
I said that...i'm just saying they are messing with live accounts so it's affecting Live also...

And why hasn't it been fixed yet?
It's not an Xbox exploit though, so it's not both. They are brute forcing their way into Windows Live accounts. What they do after they have the account is not considered an "exploit."

I don't know why Microsoft hasn't patched it. Maybe you should send them an email.
 6 years ago '11        #50
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Xbox Live Support is already aware of the issue.
 6 years ago '04        #51
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 Y.G. said:
It's not an Xbox exploit though, so it's not both. They are brute forcing their way into Windows Live accounts. What they do after they have the account is not considered an "exploit."

I don't know why Microsoft hasn't patched it. Maybe you should send them an email.
If you read the article, we contacted Microsoft and they gave us the run around. Microsoft transferred us to Xbox, Xbox transferred us to Microsoft again and they told us they don't deal with Xbox problems.
 6 years ago '04        #52
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 Y.G. said:
It's not an Xbox exploit though, so it's not both. They are brute forcing their way into Windows Live accounts. What they do after they have the account is not considered an "exploit."

I don't know why Microsoft hasn't patched it. Maybe you should send them an email.
I feel ya and yeah its not a live exploit...but it does affect live...and I don't realy care that it exists I don't have my cc stored on my live account... in fact my name on there is First name: Yes Last Name: No and that email a.ssociated is ONLY for live so if they get my sh*t enjoy I'm not worried...
 6 years ago '05        #53
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 DJKromeX said:
If you read the article, we contacted Microsoft and they gave us the run around. Microsoft transferred us to Xbox, Xbox transferred us to Microsoft again and they told us they don't deal with Xbox problems.
Probably because you started talkin that "my Xbox account has been hacked" nonsense instead of saying my Windows Live account has been taken over.
 6 years ago '05        #54
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 Da Ill One said:
I feel ya and yeah its not a live exploit...but it does affect live...and I don't realy care that it exists I don't have my cc stored on my live account... in fact my name on there is First name: Yes Last Name: No and that email a.ssociated is ONLY for live so if they get my sh*t enjoy I'm not worried...
 6 years ago '11        #55
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 Y.G. said:
Probably because you started talkin that "my Xbox account has been hacked" nonsense instead of saying my Windows Live account has been taken over.
But then he got transferred back...
 6 years ago '05        #56
Y.G. 27 heat pts27
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 Jesszman said:
But then he got transferred back...
And your point Jizzonmen?
 6 years ago '06        #57
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 Y.G. said:
Why are phaggots in here acting like this is an Xbox exploit? This is a Windows Live exploit. On top of that, Microsoft can correct this in 5 minutes.

Gay n*ggas still mad they couldn't log on PSN for 2 months.


that psn sh*t is long passed so why would it matter today?


and why doesnt microsoft take the "5 minutes" it requires and fix the problem..instead of not doing anything about it and not allowing people to take off their info while others are getting hacked


wouldnt be surprised if microsoft themselves are taking money from people's accounts and disguising them as "hacks" knowing their fanboys are too stupid to do anything about it
 6 years ago '11        #58
Jesszman 2209 heat pts2209 OP
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 Y.G. said:
And your point Jizzonmen?
umad?
 6 years ago '06        #59
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 Y.G. said:
Probably because you started talkin that "my Xbox account has been hacked" nonsense instead of saying my Windows Live account has been taken over.
Your Windows Live account is your Live account idiot. Stop reaching.
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*Plays more nba 2k12 on his live account that hes never had an issue with and has had since xbox live debuted*


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