UK’s Dixons Carphone Says Has Been A Victim Of Cyber Crime

www.oann.com | 8/1/2017 | Staff
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LONDON (Reuters) – British mobile phone and electricals retailer Dixons Carphone said on Wednesday it had been the victim of cyber crime, having discovered unauthorized access to payment card data held by the company.

The group said an ongoing investigation indicated there was an attempt to compromise 5.9 million cards in one of the processing systems of Currys PC World and Dixons Travel stores.

Cards - Chip - Pin - Protection - Data

It said 5.8 million of these cards have chip and pin protection and the data accessed contained neither pin codes, card verification values (CVV) nor any authentication data that would...
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