Sally Beauty, which is based in Denton, is reporting that a security breach discovered on March 5 affected fewer than 25,000 credit and debit card accounts.
Many consumers are still feeling the effects of last year’s massive data breach at Target, Neiman Marcus and other stores.
More than 100 million Americans were affected by personal information breach at Target. Now CBS 11 News has learned it may have started with one infected e-mail.
New York prosecutors say an identity theft ring stole credit and debit card numbers at gas stations in North Texas, Georgia, and the Carolinas. The crimes were part of an identity theft and money laundering operation that spanned the U.S.
It does not surprise experts that some debit and credit card numbers stolen from Target’s computer systems may have surfaced during a bust along the Texas border this week.
Police said that two people trying to enter the U.S. from Mexico have been arrested on fraud charges related to the theft of personal data from Target retail stores.
A cyber-security expert says Target may be just one in a line of retailers to have been hacked during the holiday shopping season.
The security of shoppers has been put to the test since Christmas. Target is one of three major businesses dealing with data breaches that put customer information at risk.
The credit card processing company for Neiman Marcus informed the retailer in mid-December about a possibility of customers experiencing unauthorized payment card activity after making purchases at Neiman Marcus Group stores.
Target said Friday that personal information — including phone numbers, addresses and email addresses — was stolen from as many as 70 million customers in its data breach.
Online retailers Zappos.com and parent company Amazon.com are being sued in Kentucky by a Texas woman alleging she was harmed by the release of personal account information.