Club Nintendo Faces Hack Attack in Japan

Club Nintendo Faces Hack Attack in Japan(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – The Japanese version of Club Nintendo an online rewards website for the company, was recently hacked, according to a report from Kotaku on Friday.

The incident was realized following high amounts access errors. Nintendo investigated, finding 23 thousand log-ins between June 9th and July 4th for the Japanese-version of the website.

Not surprisingly, the top game developer is asking that users reset passwords.

Club Nintendo does not rely on credit card data, although other user info such as email addresses may have been made vulnerable.