18 Jan Fortnite Patches Major Security Bug
Epic Games, the company behind the hit game Fortnite, had reportedly patched a security issue on their infrastructure that could have given hackers easy access to user accounts.
The vulnerability was reported in November by researchers from cyber-security firm Check Point, who said that Epic Games did not update them with on the progress of the fixes.
Check Point added that some of the security bugs were not even related to Fortnite. Nevertheless, the attack, which involved stealing authentication tokens, would have been easy to pull off in the background.