Don’t get zombified! Security tips for PC gamers

Online gamers have become a prime target for cybercriminals – with attacks this year targeting major game publishers such as Ubisoft and Nintendo, and developers such as Crytek.

Cybercriminals target game sites looking for usernames and passwords – and also target PC gamers specifically with malware such as keyloggers and Trojans.

But even under heavy fire, there are a few steps that can keep your system safe – even if your favourite gaming websites do get hacked.

ESET‘s PC antivirus software is a good first step – offering security solutions that do not compromise speed, and which can run while you play. Below are a few more tips to stay safe.

SOURCE: welivesecurity.com

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