News Brief - 143 Million People Potentially Affected by Equifax Data Breach
Equifax, one of the largest credit reporting agencies in the United States, was recently the victim of a massive cyber attack—an attack that may have compromised the personal information of 143 million people.
It may not be obvious that you are a customer of Equifax. Therefore, you can use these resources to determine if your personal information may have been stolen.
Equifax is also providing free identity theft insurance, credit reports, and alerts to anyone who is concerned about potentially being affected.