Have You Eaten at Arby’s Recently? Check You Bank Statement. Arby’s Confirms Massive Security Breach.
If you enjoyed a Big Roast Beef sandwich or any one of the other delicious sandwiches at Arby's between October 26, 2016 and January 19, 2017, you'll want to keep an eye on your bank account.
According to KrebsOnSecurity.com, more than 355,000 card numbers may have been affected by a security breach. According to the website, the breach occurred when malware was placed on payment systems at corporate locations. Not all corporate locations were affected. Franchise locations were not affected. Sioux Falls Arby's stores are franchise owned. There are four Arby's in Sioux Falls.
According to Arby's senior vice president of communications, Christopher Fuller, the threat has been "fully contained and eradicated."
So far, Arby's hasn't released a statement with which specific locations were affected.