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Chili's chain: Some payment information compromised at "certain locations"

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Chili's restaurant chain is the latest company to suffer a data breach.

The bar and grill released a statement on Saturday informing customers of a "data incident."

The company believes it is limited to between March and April 2018 and only for in-restaurant purchases.

Chili's did not go into detail about which of the corporate-owned restaurants were affected, nor how many people may have been impacted.

In a statement, Chili's said they believe malware was used to gather payment card information, and that they are working with third-party forensic experts and law enforcement.

UPDATED INFORMATION AS OF MAY 15, 2018: The investigation into our recent data incident is ongoing. We are working with...

Posted by Chili's Grill & Bar on Saturday, May 12, 2018