Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Thursday November 06, 2014

Home Depot Says 53M Email Addresses Were Also Taken

Every time we hear about this data breach the details just keep getting worse. frown

In addition to the previously disclosed payment card data, separate files containing approximately 53 million email addresses were also taken during the breach. These files did not contain passwords, payment card information or other sensitive personal information. The company is notifying affected customers in the U.S. and Canada. Customers should be on guard against phishing scams, which are designed to trick customers into providing personal information in response to phony emails.