BevMo, the wine and liquor store, is warning customers of payment card breach and reported the incident to the authorities.
The wine and liquor store BevMo suffered a payment card breach, a hacker stole credit card numbers and other information from more than 14,000 customers who purchased goods on the website.
The company has notified the California attorney general’s office that a threat actor has injected a software skimmer into the checkout page of the website.
Attackers used a software skimmer that allowed them to capture information from orders placed between Aug. 2 and Sept. 26. Stolen data includes customer names, phone numbers, addresses and credit and debit card numbers along with security codes.
The wine and liquor store announced to have removed the malicious code from its online store and confirmed an ongoing investigation.
Pierluigi Paganini is member of the ENISA (European Union Agency for Network and Information Security) Threat Landscape Stakeholder Group and Cyber G7 Group, he is also a Security Evangelist, Security Analyst and Freelance Writer.
Editor-in-Chief at "Cyber Defense Magazine", Pierluigi is a cyber security expert with over 20 years experience in the field, he is Certified Ethical Hacker at EC Council in London. The passion for writing and a strong belief that security is founded on sharing and awareness led Pierluigi to find the security blog "Security Affairs" recently named a Top National Security Resource for US.
Pierluigi is a member of the "The Hacker News" team and he is a writer for some major publications in the field such as Cyber War Zone, ICTTF, Infosec Island, Infosec Institute, The Hacker News Magazine and for many other Security magazines.
Author of the Books "The Deep Dark Web" and “Digital Virtual Currency and Bitcoin”.