The title has suffered with such distributed denial of service attacks for upwards of 1 year, nevertheless the company said it has experienced a pointy increase from such actions. This has casued players to disconnect from servers and prolonged lag.
Jagex CEO Mark Gerhard said this is likely as a result of removing private servers as well as efforts to curb booting and gold farming. Therefore, the studio has made a multi-million pound investment into its global IT infrastructure as it attempts to manage continued attacks. The developer is also utilizing security providers to eradicate the situation and to take action at law against those responsible.
Gerhard has additionally assured players that no information that is personal may be obtained because of such attacks. ”This can be – unfortunately – a developing plague inside industry a large number of online services have a problem with, and RuneScape definitely seems to be one of the greatest targets,” said Gerhard.
“Motives for launching these attacks apparently vary, however the outcome is the similar. The sharp boost in attacks does tie closely with eliminating private servers, bots and gold farming, so that it would follow until this is in revenge for destroying their businesses. This has also triggered an increase in immature users at malicious forums like ‘buga buse’ DDoSing and stealing from many individual players, taking credit for RuneScape service outages.
“I desired to Buy 07 RS Gold to reassure you that individuals have, are and can still work tirelessly, preventing as numerous of those attacks from inside your gameplay even as we can. We have recently developed a multi-million pound investment in this global IT infrastructure to handle the continued attacks and are also using the services of several service and security providers to eradicate the challenge completely. We are also working closely with worldwide law enforcement agencies to create the individuals to blame for these attacks to justice.”