Dark Souls 3 Subreddit, A Risky Dark Souls 3 Hack Could Brick Your PC: The PvP servers for Dark Souls 3 and 2, Dark Souls, Remastered has temporarily disabled by FromSoftware to address the issue. They’ll be joined shortly by Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition.
If you’ve ever played a Souls game, you know how difficult it can be. Now. A new exploit in the online functionality of Dark Souls 3 has been discovered that can expose your PC to malicious attacks from hackers.
Twitter user SkeleMann has gone into great detail about this issue in a lengthy Twitter thread. As well as one of the moderators of the Dark Souls 3 subreddit has also posted it there (thanks, PC Gamer).
Dark Souls 3 Subreddit, A Risky Dark Souls 3 Hack Could Brick Your PC
Disadvantage To Your Computer
Dark Souls 3 on PC has a new, extremely dangerous exploit that can permanently damage your computer, according to SkeleMann’s tweet.
‘This could brick your PC, allow others to use your login information, or run programmes in the background,’ says the warning.
They recommended the Blue Sentinel mod to anyone interested in playing the game online. Saying that it “will protect from malicious cheats, flag players who use them.
As well as allowing you to kick them from your world.'” At first, it wasn’t able to protect against the exploit, but that’s all changed now.
A stream has been used to demonstrate the dangers of this exploit by its discoverer. For this reason, they’ve made contact with Bandai Namco in an attempt.
For preventing any major damage from occurring. Please avoid playing online Dark Souls 3 until this issue has been resolved.
It’s been speculated that if Elden Ring, from FromSoftware, uses the same netcode. As Dark Souls 3, this exploit could affect the upcoming game. Even if this isn’t confirmed, it’s a scary thought none the less.
Demerit To Your Account As Well
While the Dark Souls 3 exploit currently only affects your PC, it is possible that it will soon affect your Steam Account as well.
All the games that Valve has approved for its handheld device, including Dark Souls 3, have been tracked by SteamDB.
These include Risk of Rain 2, Hollow Knight, Celeste, Psychonauts 2 and Death’s Door, Scarlet Nexus, Psychonauts 2 and Death’s Door. As of now.
There are 38 games on the overall list, and that number is expected to grow before the game’s release.