It seems all is not well in Xbox Live land as reports of hacked accounts being used to purchase FIFA 12 Ultimate Team packs continue to roll in. Microsoft have refuted claims of a wider security breach and accounts affected have been frozen whilst the claims are investigated.
The most obvious sign of hacking so far has been missing MS points but also achievements gained for FIFA 12, when some people haven’t even played or purchased the game. The achievements are those which relate to Ultimate Team, in particular the achievement for opening 100 packs.
I guess this is as good a time as any to remind people that being secure and safe online is paramount and with phishing scams everywhere, you need to sharp and aware at all times. Here are some good resources for staying safe online.