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An online forum of the ABA Section of Antitrust Law's Privacy and Information Security Committee

Hannaford’s malware update

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In a letter to Massachusetts regulators, Hannaford identified malware installed on servers at each of their stores as the culprit in their massive data breach (CNET reports). The malware intercepted credit card information at the point of sale (a first in security breach annals, where most have resulted from hacks into databases) and sent it to fraudsters overseas.

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Author: ABA Antitrust

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