Are you cheating on PUBG? Tencent Games using machine learning to identify cheaters on PUBG Mobile game

There are some specifics of the report which are not mentioned here and have been avoided because putting out all information could “harm progress”.

PUBG cheating issue: You could be in trouble for cheating

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The anti-cheat squad at PUBG Corp have put up an update post on Steam which covers a number of topics which they have been doing for the last few months in order to stop cheat programs from disrupting PUBG Mobile game. There are some specifics of the report which are not mentioned here and have been avoided because putting out all information could “harm progress”. The report also gives a useful preview of the issues which users have been facing on an online game like PUBG, and also a peek into the solutions they have come up with. The PUBG’s anti-cheat squad is now taking the fight even further with numerous improvements to their current solutions and unauthorized program detection systems.

The PUBG team has stated that they have used a variety of anti-cheat protections like BattlEye and Uncheater to detect attempts to cheat. Apart from these two protection software, the developers have also applied a machine learning technique which “analyses players’ usage patterns” and can also detect “abnormal actions” which interrupt normal game operations. The anti-cheat team goes through a whopping 3TB of game log data every day. The game log data is analysed by the team, along with more than 10 million reports. Also keeping an eye on the game, PUBG Corp also monitors and checks places that allow players inside the PUBG game to cheat.

Now with the ever shooting popularity of the battle royale game, PUBG has become a subject of controversy in India. There have been case related to PUBG where students have failed or scored poorly in exams because they have been playing PUBG. PUBG developers issued a statement following the discussion and the subsequent request to ban the battle royale game in India.

The email statement read, “We appreciate the support and trust given to us by our PUBG MOBILE players. While we strive to deliver the best possible gaming experience to our fans, we also believe that it is extremely important for us to be a responsible member of the gaming ecosystem. To this end, we constantly work and shall continue to work with different stakeholders, including parents, educators and government bodies, and listening to their feedback on what we can do to enhance the overall PUBG MOBILE experience.”

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