Kmart Says Hackers Breached Payment System

Friday, October 10, 2014

Mike Lennon

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[SecurityWeek] - Kmart is the latest large U.S. retailer to experience a breach of its payment systems, joining a fast growing club dealing successful hack attacks that have resulted in the exposure of customer data and payment card information.

The company said that on Thursday, Oct. 9, its IT team detected that its payment data systems had been breached, sparking them to quickly initiate an investigation.

The company believes debit and credit card numbers have been compromised.

Read the full story at SecurityWeek

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