Tagged:  Microsoft Points

By Kristen Spencer, March 14, 2011 Comments Off on Microsoft: points exploit losses “nowhere near” $1.2 million News

Microsoft has officially commented on the Microsoft Points pirating incident, saying that the hackers reported theft of $1.2 million dollars worth of virtual goods and monies is “inaccurate.” “We can’t share specific numbers, but the figure is nowhere near the… Read More »

By Kristen Spencer, March 10, 2011 Comments Off on Microsoft loses $1.2 million due to points exploit News

Microsoft has learned first hand how quickly Microsoft Points, the virtual cash of Xbox Live Marketplace, can deplete one’s real life bank account – a website offering 160 Microsoft Points per page refresh has been shutdown, but not before taking… Read More »