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How to hide assets from user? ( e.g.: a png file )

I think the title is quite self-explaining, still this is a big area I think, so let me drop a few words: I've got a simple experiment game project going, and I want to make sure, that the user isn't ...
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What do you use to bundle / encrypt data?

More and more games are going the data driven route which means that there needs to be a layer of security around easy manipulation. I've seen it where games completely bundle up their assets (audio, ...
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Authentication for a multiplayer game via sockets

I'm implementing a custom binary protocol for a new multiplayer game I'm working on. Its a turn-based strategy game so timing doesn't really matter. I've currently got the basic data sync portion of ...
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Is it worth it to encrypt data?

I am using Java to write a moderately simple video game and I need to transfer some large files (edit: Live game data and possibly assets.) between the client and the server. I need to decide whether ...
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What cryptography algorithm I can use in my game?

In my game I have data like items, enemies, tools, craft formulas, etc. I want store this information on disk securely. What algorithms I can use for free? I currently store my data using the JSON ...