Kmart Hacked

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Kmart has become the last known victim of the massive retailer attacks. Kmart has just disclosed that their payment systems were compromised by a malware.

The malware has been removed from the payment systems, but there is no evidence that customers personal information, PIN numbers, email addresses or Social Security numbers were stolen.

The investigation report says that the payment systems were compromised through out September and early October. The malware was highly encrypted and undetected by its antivirus systems.

Sears said, "We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may cause our members and customers". There is no evidence that the breach has affected customers who have shopped online at kmart.com.

The company is recommending that customers who have shopped with a credit or debit card at any Kmart store between September and Thursday of this week check their account statements.

The company is still investigating the issue. This story will continue to update as soon as any information comes to light.

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