Penn Station Alerts Customers of Unauthorized Access to Credit Card Information

MILFORD, Ohio- Penn Station, Inc. and its franchisees are alerting customers to an unauthorized access to credit and debit card information. This occurred in less than 20 percent of the more than 235 restaurants of the franchisee owned Penn Station East Coast Subs. Federal law enforcement is now involved in the investigation and Penn Station has changed its method of processing credit and debit card transactions.

More information about potentially affected restaurants can be found on their website, www.penn-station.com or by calling 1-513-474-5957 from 9 am to 4 pm EST Monday through Friday.  Consumers looking for more information on data breaches can contact the Federal Trade Commission at 1-877-438-4338.

Consumers, who think they might be affected by the data breach, should keep a close eye on their credit card statements and get a free copy of their credit report by visiting http://www.annualcreditreport.com. If you contact the credit bureau directly, you can place a fraud alert or security freeze on your credit report.

Source: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/penn-station-inc-and-its-franchisees-alert-customers-of-credit-card-security-issues-2012-06-01