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Britain’s Dixons Carphone discovers unauthorised data access


  • Tech News
  • Wednesday, 13 Jun 2018

The company said its 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. — Bloomberg

The company said its 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. — Bloomberg

LONDON: British mobile phone and electricals retailer Dixons Carphone said on June 13 it had become the latest victim of cyber crime after discovering unauthorised access to its payment card data. 

“We have taken action to close off this access and have no evidence it is continuing. We have no evidence to date of any fraudulent use of the data as result of these incidents,” the company said. 

   

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