'Final Fantasy' Maker Warns Gamers Of Data Hack

Law360, New York (December 15, 2011, 1:04 PM EST) -- The developer of the hit video game series “Final Fantasy” said Tuesday that a server containing the personal information of U.S. and Japanese users may have been hacked.

Data belonging to a reported 1.8 million Square Enix Co. Ltd. customers — 1 million Japanese users and 800,000 North American users — may have been accessed by an unauthorized party, according to AFP. The company said it had temporarily suspended its Square Enix Members service because of the potential breach.

Square Enix has reassured the affected customers...
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