Chili's confirms data breach, at least one area restaurant potentially affected
GONZALES - If you've visited a Chili's location in recent months, there's a chance your payment information may have been compromised.
Earlier this month, the restaurant chain learned that some of its guests' payment information was apparently stolen.
The confirmation comes after several customers claimed their credit card info was compromised after eating at the restaurant, including at least one location in Gonzales. It's still unclear how many people have been affected nationwide.
A spokesperson says Chili's believes the incident was limited to customers who visited the restaurant between March and April of this year. But, the chain admits it's still assessing the scope of the breach.
As it investigates the incident, Chili's is offering free credit monitoring and fraud resolution services for those who may have been affected by the breach.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Unemployment is set to run out while businesses are still struggling
OLOL Children's Hospital reports pandemic-high number of COVID hospitalizations
La. reports big increase in vaccinations this week amid COVID surge
Heat wave leading to a spike in emergency calls
Gator stops traffic on highway, drivers stop to help it get to...