What you might not know, however, is that along with those pretty pictures comes a batch of your user data.
First uncovered by a user at Ownedcore, it appears that Blizzard has been secretly watermarking any in-game screenshot taken by players of the massively-multiplayer game. The encrypted data includes user ID, a timestamp and the IP address of the server, though more sensitive info like passwords and other private data is thankfully absent.
Those customers certainly have a right to feel a little concerned about how their information is being protected. Just last month, Blizzard's Battle.net service suffered a major security breach, prompting millions of gamers to change their passwords and closely monitor their bank accounts for suspicious activity.
Blizzard has yet to comment on the screenshot controversy.
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