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Submission + - Free Points exploit costs Microsoft $1.2million (

dotarray writes: Sites all over the internet claim to offer â"Free Microsoft Points", but — for a short while at least -" one of them was the real deal. It seems that clever hacker types figured out the algorithm to add to existing codes (even used ones), to get new ones. They then posted this to a website, so all visitors had to do was hit F5 and collect the codes, worth 160MSP each.
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Free Points exploit costs Microsoft $1.2million

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