[Via The Next Web] Reports are emerging that users of Apple’s App Store in Japan have had their accounts hacked and used to make fraudulent purchases.

At least 50 customer complaints have been posted to discussion boards on Apple Inc.’s Japanese App Store, claiming their accounts had been hacked to make illicit in-game purchases for a Chinese-made game called Mingzhu Sanguo OL.

The Mainichi Daily News, the English-language version of the country’s national Mainichi Newspaper, carried the report.

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