Sunday, July 22, 2018
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More than a dozen Tampa Bay locations affected by Chipotle data breach

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. has released a list of its restaurants that were affected by a data breach that happened between March 24 and April 18. It includes more than a dozen locations in Tampa Bay. According to a release, malware on the restaurant chain's point of sale devices captured credit card data that may have included card numbers, expiration date and "internal verification code."

"You should immediately report any unauthorized charges to your card issuer because payment card rules generally provide that cardholders are not responsible for unauthorized charges reported in a timely manner," Chipotle said in a Friday release.

There were nine locations affected in Tampa, three in St. Petersburg and three in Clearwater. For more information on the breach, including the addresses of affected locations and what you can do, visit https://www.chipotle.com/security#security.

 

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