PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Convenience store giant Wawa Inc. says it’s responding to reports that hacked information from its customers’ credit cards may be being sold on the dark web.
The company said Tuesday that customers who may be affected can obtain free credit monitoring and identity theft protection.READ MORE: Lawrenceville Fire Reportedly Rekindles Briefly Morning After
The company says malware discovered last month affected payment card information and was contained within three days.READ MORE: Butler, Blair Counties Among Several To Receive Funding From Wolf Administration To Fight Homelessness
Cybersecurity firm Gemini Advisory says information from the Wawa theft began to show up for sale on the dark web this week. Gemini says the data breach ranks among the largest ever, potentially exposing 30 million sets of payment records.MORE NEWS: 2-Car T Trains And Extra Service Set For Steeler Game At Heinz Field
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