LONDON, October 25 (Reuters) – UK supermarket chain Tesco (TSCO.L) has said its website and app have returned after services were cut short by an attempt to interfere with their systems.
“Our website and online grocery app are now back up and running. Our teams have worked tirelessly to restore service, and we are very sorry for our customers for the inconvenience caused,” said a spokesperson for Tesco.
The grocer first encountered the problem on Saturday with customers unable to order merchandise and track deliveries.
âSince yesterday, we have experienced disruption to our website and our online grocery app. An attempt has been made to interfere with our systems which has caused problems with the search function on the site,â he said. said a spokesperson for Tesco.
He said there was no reason to believe customer data had been compromised.
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Reporting by Andy Bruce and Akriti Sharma in Bangalore; Editing by Raissa Kasolowsky and Stephen Coates
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