2K Games says hacked help desk targeted players with malware

American video game publisher 2K has confirmed that its help desk platform was hacked and used to target customers with fake support tickets pushing malware via embedded links. “Earlier today, we became aware that an unauthorized third party illegally accessed the credentials of one of our vendors to the help desk platform that 2K uses to provide support to our customers,” 2K’s support account tweeted on Tuesday after BleepingComputer broke the story on the security breach.

Link: 2K Games says hacked help desk targeted players with malware
via http://www.bleepingcomputer.com

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