MADRID, 9 Jun. (Portaltic/EP) –
Nintendo has recognized this Tuesday 140.000 access to those initially identified in April to your system Nintendo Network ID (NNID), a security issue that exposed the personal information of the users who even came to experience shopping with their credit cards linked to it.
In April, Nintendo detected unauthorized access to user accounts through the system, NNID, that pointed to the possibility that third parties have obtained in any filtration the access credentials.
Then, the company recognized as 160,000 unauthorized access, with the possibility that they had accessed the information as user names, birthday, country and e-mail addresses, and done shopping with credit cards linked content for games such as Fortnite.
The company has expanded the data with 140,000 accesses more identified during the investigation, in a update published on Tuesday. The company has taken measures following this discovery: that it has contacted the affected users individually, it has reset the passwords of NNID and linked accounts.