Tag: cheat prevention

False positives in cheating in games: Who’s telling the truth? 

Cheaters are pervasive in almost every game, making game developers rely heavily on automatic client-side cheat detection technologies rather than catch them manually. This, however, poses a risk of ‘false positives’, bringing significant damage to both game developers and legitimate players.
What does a false positive mean in cheat detection and what can developers do to address this issue?

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Anti-cheat in video games: The A to Z

Video gaming has been growing at an astonishing rate – especially in the last two years, during the COVID-19 pandemic. With this increase, we have also been observing a rise in cheating – and the ways in which it happens also become more sophisticated. How does cheating affect honest players, game developers and the industry as a whole? And is there a solution to this problem? In this article, we discuss it from A to Z – happy reading!

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