Home Depot May Be Source of New Credit Card Breach, Report Says


A new set of stolen credit card numbers may have originated from The Home Depot, according to a report based on information from numerous banks.

The breach, first published by security reporter Brian Krebs, features American and European cards that became available for purchase on Sept. 2. The Home Depot confirmed to Krebs that the company is investigating “unusual activity.”

Krebs noted that the banks he spoke with had purchased stolen cards from a particular email address associated with Russian and Ukranian hackers that had been responsible for other attacks, including a breach at Target put more than 100 million customers in danger Read more…

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Jason Abbruzzese


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