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Credit card breach that hit Jimmy John's is larger than originally thought

2014/09/26

IDG News Service - (International) Signature Systems reported September 26 that the breach of its point-of-sales system that affected 216 Jimmy John's sandwich shop locations also may have compromised the systems an additional 108 independent restaurants across the U.S. that use its payment products. The intrusion is believed to have started June 16 when hackers used stolen credentials to remotely install malware onto stores' payment terminals that is capable of stealing customers' payment card information.

Source: http://www.networkworld.com/article/2688453/security/credit-card-breach-that-hit-jimmy-johns-is-larger-than-originally-thought.html

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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