Tag: cyber-attack

E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Amazon hit with largest DDoS cyber attack in history

June 19, 2020

Via: Charged

Amazon was hit by the largest DDoS attack ever recorded for over three days in what experts are calling a “warning we should not ignore”. Amazon Web Services (AWS), on which thousands of retailers rely on to operate online, managed […]

E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Claire’s customers card details stolen in month-long cyber attack

June 16, 2020

Via: Charged

Claire’s customers may have had their card payment details stolen after the brand and its sister company Icing were hit by a skimming cyber-attack. The accessories retailer, which was forced to shut its entire physical store estate in 2018, saw […]

E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Fast-casual chain reveals culprit of recent data breach

May 30, 2017

Via: Chain Store Age

Chipotle Mexican Grill is coming clean about a cyber-attack that targeted the chain last month. An extensive investigation lead by leading cyber security firms, law enforcement and the payment card networks revealed that malware accessed payment card data used at […]