It only takes hackers a few minutes to capture and use sensitive, personal data. Cyber criminals don’t need much. An email address, a partial credit card number or even a name and address is often enough to steal your identity. Plus, reports show that 4 out of 5 data breach victims don’t realize they’ve been targeted for a week or longer.
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Equifax Data Breach
Equifax, one of the three major U.S. credit bureaus, issued a press release on 09/07/2017 stating that 143 million Americans may be affected by a data breach that has occurred at their company. Information such as consumer Social Security numbers, birth dates, addresses and driver’s license numbers may be compromised. For complete details, read Equifax’s breach FAQs.