GMC Moderators Neglect Infected Program?

A Game Maker creation, released under the ‘Tools & Applications’ section of the Game Maker Community, was not been dealt with by staff at the website for several days despite alarm from users at the forum. “Easy Ragdoll v1.0” was published by GMC member Locknar, who released the program on the 7th of December, the same day he joined the website. He has denied that the file, a corrupt Windows executable that reportedly fails to Read more…


Malware attack at the GMC

UPDATE: The situation is now over, and the iframe has been removed. Google will still list the GMC as a “malicious website” until they recrawl it. Some users at the official Game Maker Community have today reported receiving warnings from their antivirus software or web-browsers when viewing the forum. The alerts are triggered from an iframe which appears to have been maliciously inserted in the forum header and were first reported at around 1:10pm BST.


YoYo Games virus scanner giving false positives?

True or not? What do you think happened? Is he just plain lying, did he unintentionally get infected or is it a real false positive? In theory, I think it’s possible that the virus scanner at YYG could be detecting false positives in games because in the past, Game Maker was used to make a virus. But since there is no info (?) on how the virus scanning at YYG works, I guess there’s no Read more…