Hack Notice

Hack Notice: 7-Eleven, Inc.

7-Eleven, Inc.

On behalf of the 7-Eleven franchisees, 7-Eleven maintains a database of records for each enfranchisement placement that contains info on all franchisee employees for that location. Only the records in the database for the employees of a particular franchisee (Employing Franchisee) are sent to the local store and are available for access by the Employing Franchisee. 7-Eleven discovered in June 2016 that as a part of the update process, in addition to the normal set of employee records sent for each Employing Franchisee, some additional records from the franchisee employee database were available to certain 7-Eleven franchises. We immediately updated the records, investigated to see the reason of the issue, and make taken additional safety measures to protect your informaton and ensure that records are not accidentally made available to any franchisee other than the Employing Franchisee.The information compromised included names, addresses, Social Security Numbers, and phone numbers.More Information: http://oag.ca.gov/ecrime/datahack/reports/sb24-63282

About HackNotice and 7-Eleven, Inc.

HackNotice is a service that notices trends and patterns in publically available data so as to identify possible data breaches, leaks, hacks, and other data incidents on behalf of our clients. HackNotice monitors data streams related to breaches, leaks, and hacks and 7-Eleven, Inc. was reported by one of those streams. HackNotice may also have the breach date, hack date, the hacker responsible, the hacked industry, the hacked location, and any other parts of the hack, breach, or leak that HackNotice can report on for the consumers of our product.

If you are a user of 7-Eleven, Inc. their products, services, websites, or applications and you were a client of HackNotice, monitoring for 7-Eleven, Inc. you may have been alerted to this report about 7-Eleven, Inc. . HackNotice is a service that provides data, information, and monitoring that helps our clients recover from and remediate data breaches, hacks, and leaks of their personal information. HackNotice provides a service that helps our clients know what to do about a hack, breach, or leak of their information.

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