TITLE

STOLEN DATA AND FRAUD: THE HANNAFORD BROTHERS DATA BREACH

AUTHOR(S)
Clapper, Danial L.
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Journal of the International Academy for Case Studies;2010 Supplement, p121
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article describes a case study on data breach involving Hannaford Brothers Company. The case centers on a malware attack in the system of Hannaford Brothers as announced on March 17, 2008. The company which has almost 300 branches throughout eastern U.S., reported that credit card and data card data were intercepted in their Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, New York and Florida branches. A class suit was filed against the company on March 19, 2008.
ACCESSION #
55545753

 

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