Amazon deploys a fix for the New World vulnerability, allowing players to use chat to crash the game

renew: Amazon has deployed a fix that “should solve this problem and prevent players from abusing and exploiting this feature. This should have been enabled in every region,” Forum posts read. From now on, project links should be safe, but be vigilant.

ability: New world players may want to temporarily close the global text chat. A vulnerability in the New World chat system allows some users to send messages containing destructive images and, in some cases, malicious code that can cause the game to crash.