The Steam Forums are Back Online

Steam's Forums, the scene of a Nov. 6 defacement attack that exposed a database containing customers' private information, came back online a few hours ago. The most current topic in the general discussion forum is "So, We Getting Free Copies of Portal 2?" The answer to that is probably no. » 11/11/11 10:44pm 11/11/11 10:44pm

What the PSN Outage Tells Us About the Steam Hack

While the scope of the Steam Hack remains to be seen, for millions of gamers its early developments—indeed, even Valve's early statements—match those of this spring's notorious PlayStation Network outage, which may provide a guidepost for what is to come. » 11/10/11 8:00pm 11/10/11 8:00pm