As you may be aware, there has been a data breach at Equifax. There were 143 million people whose personal information was exposed.
Here are the facts, according to Equifax. The breach lasted from mid-May through July. The hackers accessed people’s names, Social Security numbers, birth dates, addresses and, in some instances, driver’s license numbers. They also stole credit card numbers for about 209,000 people and dispute documents with personal identifying information for about 182,000 people.
The information is evolving, but in the meantime here are… [Read more…]