Any of you guys hear of swatting?

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User Info: -Oath-

-Oath-
2 years ago#11
Homie_202 posted...
MajorPoopStorm posted...
Cornbread4life posted...
I'm more curious as to how they get the address of the other person.
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User Info: OUberLord

OUberLord
2 years ago#12
Its not hard to get someone's address if they've been careless. If their gamertag is the same as their Facebook, and they took pictures at home, you can sometimes pull EXIF data to know where that photo was taken.

User Info: blacklabelice

blacklabelice
2 years ago#13
ya i definately wouldnt link my gamertag or any kind of account to be viewed by the general public. not very smart.

though i dont share my uploaded media.

some people do, especially with youtube videos and they use the same account name as their gamertags. a quick search of the gamertag will often yield surprising results if you dont enforce privacy settings

try it and see what you can come up with anything.

User Info: OUberLord

OUberLord
2 years ago#14
Looks like Facebook scrubs EXIF data, now that I just tested it.

User Info: MajorPoopStorm

MajorPoopStorm
2 years ago#15
OUberLord posted...
Its not hard to get someone's address if they've been careless. If their gamertag is the same as their Facebook, and they took pictures at home, you can sometimes pull EXIF data to know where that photo was taken.


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