MULTIPLAYER ONLINE GAMES INSECURITY presented at BlackHat EU 2013

by Donato Ferrante, Luigi Auriemma,

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Multiplayer online games security are an underestimated field, with an insane amount of players playing online games and companies pushing out new games at an incredible rate. In this ecosystem finding vulnerabilities in games turns to be a really attractive work. This talk details the current status of games security, describing game-specific issues and how to find vulnerabilities in games. Moreover this talk covers in detail the Steam Browser Protocol security and will discuss a new 0-day vulnerability affecting a well-known multiplayer game.