Hackers target TK Maxx customers

Monday, 2 April 2007, 12:10 AM EST

Hackers have stolen information from at least 45.7 million payment cards used by customers of US retailer TJX, which owns TJ Maxx, and UK outlet TK Maxx.

In a statement to US watchdogs the firm said it did not know the full extent of the theft and its effect on customers. TJX added that the security breach may also have involved TK Maxx customers in the UK and Ireland.

At the BBC.

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