[ISN] Regulator: Las Vegas Sands hackers didn’t steal credit cards

http://www.lasvegassun.com/news/2014/feb/13/regulator-las-vegas-sands-hackers-didnt-steal-cred/ By Hannah Dreier Associated Press Feb. 13, 2014 A Nevada gambling regulator said Thursday that the hackers who knocked down all Las Vegas Sands websites for three days and counting did not steal any patron data, including credit card information. Nevada Gaming Control Board chairman A.G. Burnett said regulators’ first priority after the world’s largest casino operator was hacked Monday was to ensure the safety of player information and the integrity of the gambling systems. Burnett said Sands has confirmed that hackers did not compromise these two areas. Last December, Las Vegas-based casino operator Affinity Gaming announced that its credit-card transactions had been hacked and warned its 300,000 customers to take steps to protect themselves from identity theft. […]