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Wendy's investigating possible POS breach

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    Wendy's, one of the nation's largest fast-food chains, says they're investigating a possible breach of their POS systems after banking industry contacts alerted them to unusual activity on customer cards.

    Bob Bertini, a spokesperson for Wendy's told investigative journalist Brian Krebs, the company had received reports from payment industry contacts concerning "unusual activity involving payment cards at some of our restaurant locations."

    "Reports indicate that fraudulent charges may have occurred elsewhere after the cards were legitimately used at some of our restaurants. We’ve hired a cybersecurity firm and launched a comprehensive and active investigation that’s underway to try to determine the facts."

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