Chipotle is the latest victim of PoS attack

“The malware searched for track data (which sometimes has cardholder name in addition to card number, expiration date, and internal verification code) read from the magnetic stripe of a payment card as it was being routed through the POS device,” Chipotle wrote in a security advisory. Read full news article on E Hacking News  

Chipotle Dishes Details on Data Breach

Chipotle has published an update following a security incident announced April 25. It has confirmed malware was used to obtain payment card data from point-of-sale (POS) devices at certain outlets between March 24, 2017 and April 18, 2017. Read full news article on Dark Reading: Cloud  

Chipotle Customers Warned: Breach Affected Most States

Fast food chain Chipotle has revealed more details about a data breach first flagged last month, revealing it affected customers in 47 states and Washington DC. The Mexican restaurant chain claimed that hackers managed to get POS malware onto its systems, where they stole customers’ card track data during the period March 24 to April … Read more

Chipotle Removes Malware After Breach Strikes Payment Systems

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc., which warned investors and customers last month that it had suffered a data breach, gave the all-clear on Friday, saying it had removed malicious software from its systems. The company identified the so-called malware during a probe that included law enforcement, payment-card networks and cybersecurity firms, the burrito chain said. Read … Read more

Chipotle: Hackers Dined Out On Most Restaurants

Restaurants Malware-Fueled Payment Card Data Breach Hits Chipotle Mexican Grill Mathew J. Schwartz (euroinfosec) • May 29, 2017 Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Credit Eligible Get Permission A Chipotle Mexican Grill location in Manchester, Connecticut. Read full news article on bankinfosecurity.com