XBox promo code exploit set Microsoft back $1.2m – Register


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XBox promo code exploit set Microsoft back $1.2m
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Hackers managed to figure out the algorithm used by Microsoft to generate promotional codes tied to XBox Live, costing Redmond an estimated $1.2m before it put a stop to the scam. The algorithm created 160
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