Official Square Enix Goods Shop Reports Leaked User Info
posted on by Lynzee Loveridge
The Official Goods Online Shop for video game studio Square Enix updated on Tuesday to announce that "the possibility of unauthorized access in the Square Enix Official Merchandise online shop" occurred between September 13 and 18. Further investigation into the log-ins revealed evidence that information stored in the site's servers was stolen. Stored information included customers names, addresses, telephone numbers, gender, birthday, and e-mail addresses. The company also stated that it is possible stored credit card information was accessed although it was not specifically stored on the breached server. The company has yet to discover proof that credit card information was stolen.
Due to the information breach, the store is now closed. Customers looking to purchase Square Enix goods are directed to use the company's Square Enix e-STORE.
The Square Enix Official Goods Online Shop is an Internet shopping division of Square Enix that offered collectible figures and other character merchandise.
[Via Hachima Kikō]