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Grocer Hannaford hit by computer breach

Chain says intrusion may expose 4.2m cards; 1,800 fraud cases seen

By Ross Kerber
Globe Staff / March 18, 2008

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Hannaford Bros. supermarket chain yesterday said a breach of its computer system potentially exposed 4.2 million credit and debit card numbers and has led to about 1,800 fraud cases to date. (Full article: 545 words)

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