According to the specialty retailer, an unauthorized individual installed malicious software designed to capture payment card information on some of the chain’s payment processing systems. The software compromised payment card information across some purchases made at certain Brooks Brothers and Brooks Brothers Outlet retail locations in the United States and Puerto Rico.
The breach occurred between April 4, 2016 and March 1, 2017. Purchases made on the company’s website and at Brooks Brothers airport locations were not targeted in the attack.
The malware did not pilfer sensitive personal information, such as Social Security numbers or personally identifying information….