Battle.net phone notifications makes it easy to recover your account if this happens in the future. I was alarmed, as i had not contacted blizzard support in sometime.
What to do if your account was hacked despite having a blizzard authenticator
Blizzard account hacked with authenticator. Linked activision account to the wrong battle.net account. Account hacked (even with authenticator) i received an email from blizzard support early this morning stating my support ticket had been processed. Battle.net authenticator can prevent account locks.
Your account can easily hacked, even if you have clean computer, sms protect and authenticator. You share your computer with someone. What to do if your account was hacked despite having a blizzard authenticator.
You share your computer with someone. Battle.net or game account hacked or compromised. The blizzard authenticator is the best way to protect your blizzard account from unauthorized access.
The blizzard authenticator is the best way to protect your blizzard account from unauthorized access. Information about how to unlink your activision account from your battle.net account. Blizzard’s systems determine that the account is compromised because of the multiple different ips and vpns used.
Someone i know was hacked. While customer support reviews your case and restores access to your account, review the following common methods hackers use to steal your account. It was confirmed by blizzard a few hours ago.
I made 2 tickets ago around 6 hours ago but havent got respond yet from blizzard support, i understand you are all busy whit current tickets. However, an authenticator cannot protect you in the scenarios below. What to do if your activision account has been compromised.
The blizzard authenticator is the best way to protect your blizzard account from unauthorized access. You can use it to remove a lost authenticator from an account, approve. I woke up this morning to a text from blizzard that my password was changed.
However, an authenticator cannot protect you in the scenarios below. Using the activision account, you can purchase and play blizzard games and other games published by activision company. This basically means that someone got access to my blizzard account and was able to change my email to his own without me confirming the change.
First thing i got was account not found. Personally never used it, but i am told it is a similar experience. After looking into this, it has been escalated, but it is a man in the middle attack.
For your convenience, if you consistently log in from the same location, the authenticator will not ask for a login code. So i got this email today: Account hacked battle.net or game account hacked or compromised.
Account hacked with authenticator this happen to my friend recently and it really left me scratching my head. Search for microsoft authenticator and download. Blizzard closes the account as “permamently compromised”.
Just making this post so people can be aware of what is apparently happening now. If you don't have access to your email address or can't recover your account, contact us. For your convenience, if you consistently log in from the same location, the authenticator will not ask for a login code.
I had both sms protect and a blizzard authenticator on my phone turned on. I reset it and log on my account to find all of my gold missing and. After reviewing your case, customer support will ask you to add a battle.net authenticator.
Let me state up front that this is not a reason to throw your authenticator away. Blizzard cannot confirm that you are actually the legitimate owner (or if account even had one in the first place). My account has been hacked when i was online in game.
Trojan succesfully hacks authenticator protected accounts a new virus spawned on the internet a few days ago and seems to be the first trojan capable of hacking a wow account protected by an authenticator. Hey, woke up this morning and i saw that i got 6 messages from blizzard that my account was locked, i quickly went in to battle net tried to recovery my account true my current email: Account hacked with authenticator what to do if your account was hacked despite having a blizzard authenticator.
My blizzard account got hacked and i cant contact blizzard customer support without the account. Simply enter the code sent to your mobile phone to unlock your account. Account hacked with authenticator what to do if your account was hacked despite having a blizzard authenticator.
For your convenience, if you consistently log in from the same location, the authenticator will not ask for a login code. However, an authenticator cannot protect you in the scenarios below. Account hacked even with authenticator.
You share your computer with someone. A thing that blizzard is really good at, is helping regain control of compromised accounts and they do their best to recover gold / items etc. According to reports, over 500,000 accounts have been hacked in a new data breach.
This is the first confirmed case of a compromised world of warcraft account with an authenticator attached. I want to share my experience about my account compromised recently. However, the activision account is vulnerable to hacking attacks.
Once you've secured your computer, submit a ticket to recover your account. Adding a battle.net authenticator to multiple accounts how to use the same battle.net authenticator on more than one battle.net account. Blizzard has its own authenticator app for the phone.
Enable blizzard sms protect to unlock recovery functionality that may not be available otherwise. You attempt to recover the account. Someone i know was hacked.
Requiring an authenticator makes it a lot harder for advertisement spammers to list their groups. What to do if the account of a friend or family member was compromised. Upon opening the email this was the body.
Sorry for my language since i am not native english speaker. From your mobile app store, search for blizzard authenticator app and download. My friend's account got hacked even though his account was bind to an authenticator.
When you sign in to your blizzard account, you are asked to verify the sign in using the authenticator app. One thing i recommend is to get an the blizzard authenticator app onto your account asap after it’s recovered.