Heartbleed worries lead to game name change on Steam - htxt.africa

edited April 2014 in Site discussion

imageHeartbleed worries lead to game name change on Steam - htxt.africa

Concerns over the Heartbleed security exploit somehow lead to South Park: The Stick of Truth having its Steam name temporarily altered.

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  • I thought it doesn't even help changing a password (until a server has been patched) - since as long as the vulnerability exist, the hacker could just access your new password?
  • There's some discussion about whether it's worth changing all passwords up front as a precaution then changing again when you're sure a site is updated - or whether or not that's going to create more problems with the server loads etc. Best advice is to go through your passwords and make sure no two are the same - which for a lot of people will mean changing them anyway.
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