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Macy's hit by customer data breach

1 month ago   |   By TechRadar

The American department store chain Macy's has revealed that it suffered a data breach after hackers gained access to its website and used malicious scripts to steal customer's payment information. The retailer fell victim to a MageCart attack at the beginning of October when hackers added a malicious script to its 'Checkout' and 'My Wallet' pages. If a customer submitted payment information on these pages while they were compromised, their card details and customer information was sent to a remote site which the attackers control. In a notice of data breach , Macy's provided more...
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Macy's tells customers their payment information may have been stolen by hackers

Macy's tells customers their payment information may have been stolen by hackers

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Macy's website recently suffered a data breach.
An investigation on October 15 found that Macys.com was linked to a website that stole customer payment data on the "Checkout" and "My Wallet" pages, the company wrote in a notice mailed to customers on Thursday.
"We are aware of a data security incident involving a small number of our customers on Macys.com," a representative from Macy's said in a statement. "We have investigated the matter thoroughly, addressed the cause and have implemented additional security measures as a precaution."
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