Wednesday, March 09, 2005

Incident: Shoe chain says customer data stolen

A shoe store chain in the US is reporting that their systems were compromised, resulting in the theft of customer credit card information, according to MSNBC:

MSNBC - Shoe chain says customer data stolen:

"COLUMBUS, Ohio - Credit card information from customers of more than 100 DSW Shoe Warehouse stores was stolen from a company computer's database over the last three months, a lawyer for the national chain said Tuesday.

The company discovered the theft of credit card and personal shopping information on Friday and reported it to federal authorities, said Julie Davis, general counsel for the chain's parent, Retail Ventures Inc. The Secret Service is investigating, she said...."

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