Fortnite Data Breach –Class Action Investigation
Chimicles Schwartz Kriner & Donaldson-Smith LLP (CSK&D) is investigating a potential class action against Epic Games following reports that it may have been the subject of a data breach involving the theft of sensitive customer data. Epic Games is the maker of the hit online battle royale game Fortnite. The Company acknowledged on Wednesday, January 16, 2019 that a security bug existed in the game’s log-in system, allowing hackers access to sensitive credit card information for an undisclosed number of players. On average, 80 million people play Fortnite monthly, and the game has 200 million registered accounts.
If you are a registered Fortnite player and suspect that your personal information may have been compromised, please contact the attorney(s) listed below by using the form provided.