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The Saks Fifth Avenue and Lord & Taylor department-store chains have suffered a security breach that has compromised shoppers’ personal and financial information.Hackers claim to have stolen five million credit-card and debit-card records from the stores and have been releasing them for sale on dark web forums, according to a notice published Sunday by Gemini Advisory LLC, a New York-based cybersecurity firm.A spokesman for Hudson’s Bay Co. HBC 3.60% , which owns the two chains, confirmed a data security breach involving customer payment card data at its Saks Fifth Avenue, Saks Off 5th and Lord & Taylor chains in North America.

Source: Saks, Lord & Taylor Hit With Data Breach – WSJ