Can Xbox Live be attacked through Minecraft?

#1Exodus_PrimePosted 9/4/2014 12:17:16 PM
Can Xbox Live handle a sudden attack through the game Minecraft? I've read a few reports online people might be doing this through Minecraft, how does that work?


https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3852/15140451902_a96cd4f343_o.png

Can this happen on Xbox Live?


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#2kidwgmPosted 9/4/2014 12:20:08 PM
Ddos through a game? Hmmm. Didn't know that was possible.
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#3duericPosted 9/4/2014 12:21:19 PM
Wario64 is Dan Rather's alt.
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#4DeschainRedPosted 9/4/2014 12:24:18 PM(edited)
Well I guess it's possibly if it's happened to Psn. Saying that Xbox live is more secure than Psn. And PSN has been hacked numerous times.
#5Exodus_Prime(Topic Creator)Posted 9/4/2014 12:33:10 PM
dueric posted...
Wario64 is Dan Rather's alt.


I don't know why but I found this hilarious lol


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#6neon_xPosted 9/4/2014 12:54:41 PM
I don't know if this is a joke or not...but if you are serious, re-read the tweet again and grasp the sentence structure.

The hacker group "4J Studios" took down PSN with Minecraft. It's supposed to be ironic. 4J is the developer of the console port, and the massive success of the release is creating a lot of network traffic that has a similar effect on the network as a DDoS.
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