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Sega Loses 1.29 Million People’s Data in Hack!

Monday, June 20th, 2011

Here’s another reminder that when it comes to corporate networks, there’s no such thing as “too much” security …

Sega is the latest company to admit to being hacked and has admitted that in a recent attack on its computer systems, the personal details of 1.29 million customers was stolen.

The news first emerged on Friday when they said that the email addresses and dates of birth of customers on its Sega Pass database had been accessed by hackers.  Now the larger admission will be hugely embarrassing to the company.