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Hackers May Have Stolen Credit Data From Home Depot

Home Depot may be the latest retailer to have suffered a massive credit card breach, the company confirmed on Tuesday, after a website reported that a large cache of stolen data had appeared on black market sites.

Home Depot is working with investigators to flesh out the origin of “unusual activity,” a spokeswoman told CNBC in a statement. “Protecting our customers’ information is something we take extremely seriously, and we are aggressively gathering facts at this point while working to protect customers,” she added, but declined to provide further information.

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This article originally appeared on Recode.net.

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