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Take Security Precautions When Playing Online Poker at the World Series of Poker
Take Security Precautions When Playing Online Poker at the World Series of Poker

Information security professional Gus Fritschie provides tips for online poker players looking to play online during the WSOP.


iGaming in New Jersey: A Security Overview
iGaming in New Jersey: A Security Overview

Information security professional Gus Fritschie examines the state of Account Security in the New Jersey igaming market.


This Week in Poker Podcasts: Online Poker Security, GPI Update and Mike Sexton
This Week in Poker Podcasts: Online Poker Security, GPI Update and Mike Sexton

The latest poker podcasts from the pokerfuse podcast directory for the week starting April 07, 2014.


PokerStars to Use Same Hotel for EPT Barcelona 2014
PokerStars to Use Same Hotel for EPT Barcelona 2014

Players staying at the hotel in 2013 suffered “sharking” attacks on laptops stolen from their rooms.


World Poker Tour Amateur Poker League Website Hacked
World Poker Tour Amateur Poker League Website Hacked

The league website for free live poker nights across North America and the UK has been compromised and login details exposed.


Confirmed: EPT Barcelona Laptop Infected with Screen-Sharing Trojan
Confirmed: EPT Barcelona Laptop Infected with Screen-Sharing Trojan

IT security experts confirm that a Remote Access Trojan (RAT) was installed on laptops left in hotel rooms at the EPT Barcelona.


PokerStrategy Coordinates with iPoker Security Team to Combat Bots
PokerStrategy Coordinates with iPoker Security Team to Combat Bots

Cooperation arises following the purchase of PokerStrategy by Playtech.


PokerShield: A Free and Open Source System for Secure Online Poker Play
PokerShield: A Free and Open Source System for Secure Online Poker Play

Developed by security contractor SeNet International, in partnership with pokerfuse, PokerShield is an open source operating system custom-designed to protect the online poker player.


"Operation Zombie" Grabs Argentine Hacker Who Stole $50k a Month from Online Gaming and Money Transfers
“Operation Zombie” Grabs Argentine Hacker Who Stole $50k a Month from Online Gaming and Money Transfers

The 19 year-old son of an IT engineer is estimated to have stolen $600k using a malware virus and DDoS attacks.


Laptops Feared Compromised in Hotel Rooms at EPT Barcelona
Laptops Feared Compromised in Hotel Rooms at EPT Barcelona

Two confirmed cases of unauthorized entry cause concerns that a trojan may have been installed on poker players’ laptops.


Skrill to Respond to Players' Security Concerns on 2+2
Skrill to Respond to Players’ Security Concerns on 2+2

E-wallet to respond to poker community with “detailed overview” following recent reports of account compromises.


PokerStars Introduces SMS Validation Security Upgrade
PokerStars Introduces SMS Validation Security Upgrade

Additional SMS validation system triggered when unusual account activity detected.