The Secret Service confirms that 40 million customers credit or debit cards may have been compromised and that information could be in the hands of hackers. Anyone who shopped at Target this holiday season should check with the card holding institution for security purposes. Accounts may have been impacted for those that shopped the store between November 27th to December 15th. If you feel you may have been compromised call 1-866-852-8680 for information.
“Target’s first priority is preserving the trust of our guests and we have moved swiftly to address this issue, so guests can shop with confidence. We regret any inconvenience this may cause,” said Gregg Steinhafel, chairman, president and chief executive officer, Target. “We take this matter very seriously and are working with law enforcement to bring those responsible to justice.”