It is Security Awareness Month in MapleStory. All throughout the month Nexon will be sharing information on keeping your MapleStory account and personal information safe. Security based events will be help throughout the month to show you how to keep others from getting a hold of any personal information.
Here are some ways your MS account could get compromised:
There are basically two types of hacks. There are those that hack the MapleStory game and then there are fake hacks designed to steal your account information or send a password stealing trojan to your computer. Before downloading a MS hack it is important to make sure that it is coming from a trusted source.
Phishing is a way to get a hold of your personal information by sending out legitimate looking emails to the victims. Remember to never share your account details with anyone via email.
MS scams are oftentimes used in the game to get your personal information or your items or gold. While you may not condone MapleStory scams it is important to know about then so you don’t get scammed yourself