Saturday, October 20, 2007

Absolute Poker breach

This has probably already made the rounds, but hell, just in case.

This is, after all, a poker blog.


'Geek’ blamed for online poker cheating - Security -

“(He) can see the cards, and you can put my name on that,” said Roy Cooke, who was head of security at the pioneering poker site for six years.

“When people are doing things out of character and consistently doing it right, there’s a reason for it,” he said. “When they’re always playing the hand that has value in a situation and then folding a great hand when it has value, they can see the cards.”