Second data breach hits Twin Cities Cub Foods stores

Clare Kennedy reports:

Supervalu Inc. reported a second data breach, saying hackers infiltrated point of sale terminals at four Twin Cities  Cub Foods grocery stores in late August or September.

Customer credit card information may have been taken from the Hastings, Shakopee, Roseville (Har Mar Mall) and White Bear Lake stores.

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In other coverage, Jessica Wohl reports:

Jewel-Osco stores in Illinois, Indiana and Iowa were among several U.S. supermarkets affected by another recent card fraud incident, the chain’s parent company said on Monday.

The company said it was informed that the latest attack involved different malware than in an earlier incident it announced on Aug. 14. Investigations into both incidents continue, AB Acquisition LLC said.


Along with Jewel-Osco, other stores impacted in the latest attack were Albertsons in Southern California, Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming and Southern Utah; ACME Markets in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware and New Jersey; and Shaw’s and Star Markets stores in Maine, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire and Rhode Island, AB Acquisition said.

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