Barnes & Noble says shopper information might have been taken in hack


NEW YORK (AP) — Barnes & Noble mentioned the private info of its buyers might have been stolen after its pc methods have been hacked.

The bookseller instructed prospects in an electronic mail Wednesday that hackers may have had entry to their electronic mail handle, identify, telephone quantity, dwelling handle and a listing of books or different merchandise they’ve bought.

The corporate mentioned hackers didn’t entry bank card numbers and different cost info as a result of it was encrypted.

Barnes & Noble mentioned it discovered of the hack on Oct. 10.

The corporate declined to say what number of prospects might have been affected by the hack.

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