If you are a gamer, a game developer, a software security person or an interested bystander, this book exposes the inner workings of online game security for all to see.From the authors of the best selling book Exploiting Software, Exploiting Online Games frankly describes controversial security issues surrounding MMORPGs such as World of Warcraft™. This no-holds-barred book comes fully loaded with code examples, debuggers, bots, and hacks.
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Written by the foremost software security experts in the world, this book discusses and describes security problems associated with advanced massively distributed software. With hundreds of thousands of interacting users, today's online games are a bellwether of modern software. The kinds of attack and defense techniques described in Exploiting Online Games are tomorrow's security techniques on display today.