Protection

The Level Up Experience on security in esports

Tune in to the live stream of The Level Up Experience with Cris Reed together with DreamHacks’ Tomas Lyckedal and Akamai’s Jonathan Singer as guests to discuss cyber threats and cyber security in esports.

Be part of the conversation and take this opportunity to ask questions on cyber security in online gaming and esports. Cris, Tomas and Jonathan will be ready to respond to any audience questions coming in through YouTube.

We will also discuss key-findings from the recently published report Esports Hacked: An Inside Look at Cybersecurity in Esports. The report shows that 52 % of gamers have been hacked. To see more than half of the community being victims of cybercriminals illustrates how big a problem hacking is in the world of esports and online gaming.

On the live stream we’ll be sharing top tips on how to protect your player accounts from cyber criminals, and also give advice to gaming studios looking to secure their infrastructure.

Watch the live stream here on November 24th at 16:00 CET (10:00 am EST)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0ZGUNVkHGYQ&feature=youtu.be

Download report
Esports: Hacked is a first-ever survey revealing the gamers’ perspectives on cyber security in esports and gaming. It's a joint initiative between DreamHack and Akamai. Download the report here: https://www.esportshacked.com/download-report

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