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May 24, 2011

Sony has announced that it has found a data breach in one of its Sony Music Entertainment Greece units. Usernames, passwords, e-mails and phone numbers for approximately 8,500 customers were compromised, but credit card information was not, The Wall Street Journal reports. Sony has also detected unauthorized user access to two additional websites in Thailand and Indonesia. The company immediately shut down the websites upon learning of the breaches. A spokesman for Sony said the company is not sure if these incidents were related to the PlayStation Network breaches last month, but added, "For now, we are still investigating each incident." (Registration may be required to access this story.)
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