Epic could do a better job at educating their users on these malicious programs

The app in question promised to freely generate V-bucks (Fortnite’s in-game currency) while also delivering an aimbot that would give players an unfair advantage in firefights. Instead, it delivered a “man-in-the-middle” attack that altered webpage requests on users’ PCs by adding in tags for an ad service called Adtelligent. Rainway filed an abuse report with the […]

Fraudsters have long recognized that Fortnite is a virtual island

Fraudsters have long recognized that Fortnite is a virtual island of opportunities. Making (criminal) money out of Fortnite is as easy as taking a lollypop from a child, because, well, many of the 78 million active gamers ARE pretty young. And not that folks the age of World Cup footballers are any less likely to […]

Epic’s account-merging feature combines your purchases

Epic’s account-merging feature combines your purchases (and some game progress) to the account you use regularly, and deletes any other account you made because you had to. You can then use this primary account on any platform, since every version of Fortnite now allows for cross-platform play. To merge your accounts, simply go to Epic’s Account Merge page and […]