GameStop has today confirmed that it has suffered an extensive credit card breach putting a lot of its customers in a perilous position. The attack happened between August 10, 2016 and February 9, 2017. Names, addresses and credit card information were taken by the attackers and also it’s believed that the three digit security numbers which can be found on the back of cards were also taken.
“GameStop identified and addressed a potential security incident that was related to transactions made on GameStop’s website during a specific period of time. GameStop mailed notification letters to customers who made purchases during that time frame advising them of the incident and providing information on steps they can take.”