The security incident stemmed from cybercriminals breaching
Checkers’ systems and installing malware on point of sale systems
across more than 100 of its stores. The malware is designed to
collect data stored on the magnetic stripe of payment cards,
including cardholder name, payment card number, card verification
code and expiration date. […]
The incident impacted 102 stores Checkers across 20 states —
which were all exposed at varying dates, including as early as
December 2015 to as recently as April 2019 (a full list of
impacted stores is on Checkers’ data breach security advisory
Can you imagine having to admit this has been going on since 2015 without detection?
Also: magnetic stripes need to be retired.