#0 - May 5, 2010, 10:11 p.m.
Blizzard Post
Items missing? Password changed? Characters transferred to realms you haven't even heard of? Being asked for an authentication code even though you don't have an Authenticator? If any of these questions match the ones you're asking yourself right now, your account might be compromised.

Now, don't panic. Blizzard Entertainment's Account Services and In-Game Support teams are here to help you, and below we've highlighted a guide from our Knowledge Base that will walk you through each step of the account recovery process including securing your account, regaining access, reporting any losses, and preparing for restoration.

Once your account is recovered, you'll want to focus on keeping it secured to prevent repeat compromise. Here are some additional resources that will help you identify security threats, fortify your computer, and add an additional layer of login security for your Battle.net account:

Knowledge is power, and educating yourself is one of the best ways to protect against compromise. Please keep these resources in mind and remember to share them with family and friends. If you have any questions, let us know! We'll be happy to address your inquiries in this forum.