Equifax Cybersecurity Incident | September 12, 2017
On September 7, Equifax, one of the largest U.S.-based credit reporting agencies, announced a cybersecurity breach that could potentially affect around 143 million American consumers. Equifax discovered unauthorized access to sensitive data, such as Social Security numbers, birth dates and home addresses.
To determine if your personal information may have been impacted by the incident, please visit https://www.equifaxsecurity2017.com/potential-impact/
- Click the link "Check Potential Impact"
- Provide your last name and the last six digits of your Social Security number.
Based on the information, you will receive a message indicating if your personal information has been affected by the cybersecurity breach. To learn more about the security breach, please visit https://www.equifaxsecurity2017.com/
Please also consult your legal counsel as to the implications of this cybersecurity breach.
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