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New Malware Targets Steam Accounts

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#1 TheJoker


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Posted 14 September 2014 - 11:53 AM

If you use gaming video streaming site Twitch, you’ll want to be careful what you click on. A new piece of malware spread through Twitch’s chat feature will attempt to bleed your Steam account dry, according to security software maker F-Secure.

The malware spreads through messages posted to Twitch chat that try to entice users into entering a weekly raffle.


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New malware spreads over Twitch chat, targets Steam accounts

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Posted 14 September 2014 - 02:51 PM

I have Steam and I'm wondering if there is any type of "browser patch" or "fix" so it can't spread to my computer if I look at a twitch stream and accidentally click a link that has this malware?  I would hate for my steam account to get sucked dry.


Thanks for the heads up! :thumbup:

Edited by psychicguy, 14 September 2014 - 02:51 PM.

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