Runes of Magic publisher says it won't be blackmailed by hacker
Runes of Magic publisher says it won’t be blackmailed by hacker | Naked Security
Frogster, publisher of the popular "Runes of Magic" videogame, says that they will not give in to the demands of a blackmailing hacker who has threatened to release personal information and payment details of customers.
Last month, a hacker calling himself Augustus87 posted a message on the Runes of Magic forum making a number of demands - including that staff should be treated more fairly and that security should be improved to protect the personal data of game players.
The message was quickly deleted, but some quick thinkers took a screenshot to capture it for posterity: