MAPCO Locations across the US Notifying Customers of Potential Security Breach
June 1, 2013
MAPCO Express, a convenience store chain, is currently notifying customers of a recent security breach. It is believed that locations in Tennessee, Alabama, Georgia, Arkansas, Virginia, Kentucky, and Mississippi may have been affected by malware which can be used to access credit card numbers for the use of identity theft.
The company is investigating the situation and has removed the malware from their systems. systems. However, individuals who may have used a credit or debit card at any of these locations in March between the 19th and the 25th and on the 14th, 15th, 19th, and 20th of April may be affected.
Individuals who have used their credit or debit cards at these MAPCO locations during these dates are encouraged to consider credit monitoring services and to closely monitor personal financial accounts for unusual activities.