D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI), America's Builder, today announced that
its DHI Mortgage subsidiary experienced a software security breach by
unknown external sources in its Internet Loan Prequalification System.
Upon identifying the security breach, DHI Mortgage took immediate steps
to remedy the breach by isolating the affected server, purging certain
affected files and modifying our electronic security measures to address
the specific issue. We are in the process of notifying affected
customers that their personal data may have been compromised. We regret
the inconvenience to our customers, and encourage them to follow the
precautionary actions outlined in the email or letter that they receive.
D.R. Horton, Inc., America's Builder, is the largest homebuilder in the
United States, based on its 17,176 homes closed in the twelve-month
period ended December 31, 2011. Founded in 1978 in Fort Worth, Texas,
D.R. Horton has operations in 73 markets in 25 states in the East,
Midwest, Southeast, South Central, Southwest and West regions of the
United States. The Company is engaged in the construction and sale of
high quality homes with sales prices ranging from $90,000 to over
$600,000. D.R. Horton also provides mortgage financing and title
services for homebuyers through its mortgage and title subsidiaries.
WEBSITE ADDRESS: www.drhorton.com
D.R. Horton, Inc.
Jessica Hansen, 817-390-8200