Hackers rob online gamers

Monday, 22 August 2005, 12:14 PM EST

Japanese authorities have arrested a Chinese exchange student for hacking into the online game Lineage II.

The hacker had crafted a special software application or bot that would strip a player's character of valuable items including credits, weapons and protection.

By Tom Sanders at vnunet.

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