The fact that the bulk of the apps listed are gaming-related struck us as unusual, indicating that gamer accounts and their contents are in great demand on the black market. We choose to focus on the particular threats that gamers face.
When it comes to cybercrime, cybercriminals are always on the lookout for weaknesses that may be exploited by as many people as possible in order to increase their profit margins. Customers who do not upgrade their software to the most current version, while companies rush to fix vulnerabilities in their software with updates, may find themselves as prime targets for cybercriminals.
In order to send and receive information over the internet, your IP address must be known. However, if a hacker gains access to your IP address, he or she may be able to use it to acquire very sensitive information about you, such as your location and online identity.