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General Game Stuff => Information => Topic started by: Jaxartes on September 12, 2012, 10:59:55 AM



Title: WoW watermarking your screenshots
Post by: Jaxartes on September 12, 2012, 10:59:55 AM
This is odd:

http://www.ownedcore.com/forums/world-of-warcraft/world-of-warcraft-general/375573-looking-inside-your-screenshots.html  (http://www.ownedcore.com/forums/world-of-warcraft/world-of-warcraft-general/375573-looking-inside-your-screenshots.html)

Blizzard apparently hides account and IP data in screeshots that people take, presumably to hunt down private WoW servers.  It doesn't contain passwords, but it does contain account ID and account name, which could be used for other nefarious purposes.