If the game of GTA Online wasn’t dangerous enough rife with car crashes, machine guns, and police murders a new variable has been added to the mix.
Gamers are genuinely concerned that they can have millions of digital dollars taken from them without warning and be labeled as a “bad sport” by the game’s fair play algorithm.
This is made possible by an exploit that exists on PC and older generation consoles that allows hackers to run scripts that can manipulate player rank, and also steal in game currency from other players.
Rockstar games has acknowledged the issue and has set up a support page for gamers who believe they have been effected by this exploit.
Here’s a video that demonstrates a player getting money stolen from him by hackers: