Valve Unbans Thousands of MW2 Players

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Post by Yaznee! L4DS on Tue Jul 27, 2010 8:40 am

Valve has restored access for over 12,000 Steam accounts after they were mistakenly banned from playing Modern Warfare 2.

According to an e-mail response sent to users from Valve President Gabe Newell,
and later confirmed to IGN, the company's anti-cheating software built
into its Steam service randomly began banning undeserving players over
the past two weeks.

"The problem was that Steam would fail a signature check between the
disk version of a DLL and a latent memory version," said Newell. "This
was caused by a combination of conditions occurring while Steam was
updating the disk image of a game."

Along with an apology, Valve has also given those affected a free copy
of Left 4 Dead 2 along with an extra copy to give to a friend.

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