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World of Warcraft users targeted by viruses

By Tony Neate on 03 Oct, 2006

World of Warcraft box The popular online game World of Warcraft is again under attack, according to The Register. Criminals have created a keylogger virus that captures people's user names and passwords. They use them to play the game for free and lock legitimate users out of the system. Users without anti-virus software can catch this virus by visiting infected websites, email, instant messaging or even in-game chat. Here at Get Safe Online, we take having a good time very seriously. Check out our advice about online games and visit the main site to learn about anti-virus software and the rest.