American government looks for real-life bad guys in MMOs

By Patrick Garratt, Sunday, 24 February 2008 19:57 GMT

According to this, American government types are going to start hunting terrorists in MMOs.

Dubbed The Reynard Project, the initiative will begin by profiling online gaming behavior, then potentially move on to its ultimate goal of “automatically detecting suspicious behavior and actions in the virtual world.”

You couldn’t make it up. See for yourself.

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