Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Video Game Trade Secret Theft - Next Adventure - Game of War: Anul Stage

A manager at a maker of a popular videogame was arrested last week as he tried to board a plane for Beijing after allegedly stealing trade secrets, according to a federal criminal complaint unsealed Tuesday.

Jing Zeng, 42 years old, of San Ramon, Calif., allegedly downloaded data on how users interact with Game of War: Fire Age, one of the top-grossing games in Apple Inc.’s App Store. Mr. Zeng was a director of global infrastructure for the game’s maker, Machine Zone Inc...

On his LinkedIn profile, Mr. Zeng says that he left Machine Zone last month.

His current position: “Ready for next adventure.” more