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Customer Credit Card Data Stolen from Barnes & Noble

Retailer Barnes & Noble said customers who shopped at any of its 63 stores in the U.S. as recently as September may have had their credit card information stolen, and that federal law enforcement authorities have been informed of the breach.

All PIN pads at its U.S. stores were disconnected by the close of business Sept 14. due to signs of tampering, the company said in a statement.

Source: Reuters. Read full article. (link)

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