Two men accused of stealing $40,000 in Subway gift cards by selling hacked checkout systems


Two California men have been charged with conspiracy and wire fraud in an elaborate hacking scheme that netted them $ 40,000 in Subway gift cards. According to recently released court documents, Shahin Abdollahi and Jeffrey Thomas Wilkinson remotely accessed the point of sale systems in at least 13 Subway restaurants, using them to load money onto gift cards. Abdollahi and Wilkinson allegedly weren’t breaking into the systems, though — they’d actually sold them to the Subway franchises with their own company, “POS Doctor.”

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