McDonald's, Shogun Japanese Steakhouse, Krystal, Polished Nail Salon

Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 7, 2013
United States
Georgia US

Dishonest employees from multiple cities and states were involved. The location listed is the state where many fraudulent purchases took place.

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Breach Total Number: 
Dataloss DB
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Eleven people were charged with participating in an identity theft ring.  Some of the defendants obtained customer credit and debit card information by using skimmers at their places of employment.  Others used the stolen information to make fraudulent payment cards.  The ring was in action between June of 2009 and November of 2010.