Skrill Accounts Compromised In Hacking Scheme

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Punters throughout the world are being warend to change their Skrill passwords after the payment system was reportedly compromised in a series of hacker scams.

Posters on the twoplustwo poker forums have reported that the attacks began two weeks ago, and that several unauthorized log in attempts were made into various accounts. Some such log ins were successful, and one poker player reporte that $12,000 was fraudulently taken from his account.

Currently the issue has been forwarded to police in the UK, and Skrill is investigating the matter. Casino Listings will keep this story updated as more details are revealed.

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Dustin Jermalowicz
Dustin has a long-standing passion for gambling. He has been writing professionally on the subject and breaking industry news for Casino Listings since 2011. His favorite casino games include Blackjack, Poker, and Hi/Lo. A proud native of Detroit, Dustin currently lives in Michigan.