The parent company of Shaw's and Star Market announced today that somebody tried to access card information from customers between June 22 and July 17.
AB Acquisition has not determined that any cardholder data was in fact stolen, and currently it has no evidence of any misuse of any such data. ... AB Acquisition believes that the intrusion has been contained and is confident that its customers can safely use their credit and debit cards in its stores. ... Although it has not yet been determined whether any cardholder data was in fact stolen, and there is no evidence to date of any misuse of such data, AB Acquisition LLC is offering customers whose payment cards may have been affected 12 months of complimentary consumer identity protection services through AllClear ID.
The company says consumers can call AllClear at 1-855-865-4449 after 4 p.m. today or wait for additional information to show up on shaws.com sometime over the next 24 hours.