Fraud Linked to Harbor Freight Tools Attack is Spreading

Tracy Kitten reports:

A cyber-attack that hit Harbor Freight Tools and likely exposed card data processed at all 400 of its retail tool stores could rank among one of the biggest retail breaches this year, one card issuer says.

In fact, the issuer, who asked to remain anonymous, says compromised cards linked to the Harbor Freight attack will likely hit totals similar to those that resulted from a breach at Schnuck Markets Inc., discovered in April, and a similar breach at Raley’s Family of Fine Stores, discovered in June.

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I have no idea how I missed this one, but the breach was reported last month on a number of sites, including


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