U.S. retail is a victim of credit card robbery




U.S. retail is a victim of credit card robbery

Again there are a large American chain of customer credit card information stolen. This time it is the retail chain Michaels. The company would like to mention any numbers, but according to security researcher Brian Krebs, there are hundreds of known cases of fraud.

Creditcard-fraude Michaels has in a press release stated that, together with the police and external security experts launched an investigation into the suspected credit card fraud. There would be detected fraudulent transactions. The company would not definitively confirm that customers of the store can be credit card fraud victim, but advises them to check their bank accounts. Well In addition, Michaels refers to recent cases of fraud with credit cards.

Security Researcher Brain Krebs, who previously reported on similar cases of fraud in the stores include Target and Neiman Marcus, says that he has learned that in recent weeks would have taken place. hundreds of suspicious transactions in stores Michaels from sources with payment processors The chain has more than 1,250 locations in the United States.

Michaels has been more a victim of credit card fraud. In May 2011 the company announced that it was tampered with 84 terminals by criminals. Doing so would be more than 94,000 credit card details are captured.


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