Serb cyber crooks tried to hack into shoppers’ details


Centra is among the retail chains owed by the Musgrave GroupCentra is among the retail chains owed by the Musgrave Group
Centra is among the retail chains owed by the Musgrave Group

A Serbian-based crime syndicate are the chief suspects in an attempted cyber attack on Irish retail giant the Musgrave Group, which owns SuperValu and Centra.

Hackers tried to access the details of tens of thousands of customers and suppliers – including debit and credit card numbers and expiry dates – stored in Musgrave’s data banks.

However, there is no indication that any data was successfully exported by the raiders.

Networks

Gardai are liaising with Interpol and Europol over the attack, which involved networks in several

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