Atlanta, nov 6, 2014 /prnewswire/ -- the home depot®, the world's largest home improvement retailer, today disclosed additional findings related to the recent breach of its payment data systems. Home depot said 56 million cards may have been compromised in a five-month attack on its payment terminals, making the breach much bigger than the holiday attack at target. Home depot said on tuesday that it was investigating a report that customer credit and debit card data was stolen from its systems and put up for sale online the retailer issued a statement after brian krebs, an independent security reporter, said that multiple banks had pointed to home depot as. Home depot confirmed monday that its payment systems were breached at its us and canadian stores in a security breach that may have stretched back to april. The attorneys representing banks and other financial institutions in litigation over home depot's 2014 data breach won a $153 million fee award on friday that represents only a slight reduction to their hotly contested request, as a georgia federal judge gave his final blessing to a $2725 million settlement.
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The malicious software that unknown thieves used to steal credit and debit card numbers in the data breach at home depot this year was installed mainly on payment.