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Editorial: EA's response to FIFA 12 'money laundering' on Xbox Live, part two

By Xav de Matos, Dec 29, 2011 10:00am PST

Part two of our investigation on Xbox Live's FIFA 12 'money laundering' scam problems, with response from EA regarding its franchise being used as a profit tool for attackers.


"Ironically, my xbox live account was hacked from December 29th through January 1st, while I was ..."

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Editorial: How FIFA 12 is at the heart of an Xbox Live money laundering scam, part one

By Xav de Matos, Dec 28, 2011 8:00pm PST

On December 20, my Xbox Live account was hacked. The breach was sophisticated, more so than Microsoft wants to acknowledge, but at the heart of it is EA's popular sports franchise FIFA.


"Sorry, "StepTo" is full of shit. My account never left my control, and it took 30 days to get ..."

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Microsoft reversing recent Xbox Live suspensions caused by software error

By Xav de Matos, Sep 23, 2011 5:00pm PDT

Microsoft's Stephen 'Stepto' Toulouse has announced that a number of recent bans that have been handed down to an unknown number of users is being reversed due to a software error.


"they also gave free access to online multi-player for the foreseeable future."

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