Sally Beauty releases details on data breach

NEW YORK (AP) — Sally Beauty is reporting that a security breach discovered on March 5 affected fewer than 25,000 a credit and debit card accounts.

The seller of beauty supplies is pursuing its investigation with a forensics firm and says that it's working with the U.S. Secret Service on a preliminary investigation into the matter.

Sally Beauty Holdings Inc., which is based in Denton, Texas, will provide more information on its website in coming days and it says that and it will inform affected customers on the steps it will be taking.

Other recent data breaches include those at Target Corp. and Neiman Marcus.

Sally Beauty says that a security breach discovered on March 5 affected fewer than 25,000 credit and debit card accounts.

The seller of beauty supplies is pursuing its investigation with a forensics firm. It is also working with the U.S. Secret Service on their preliminary investigation into the matter.

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