U.S. Legal Services Blog

Month: October 2017

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Life Events That Can Lead to Identity Theft

On September 7, 2017, Equifax, Inc.—a consumer credit reporting agency that aggregates sensitive personal information from more than 800 million people and more than 88 million businesses—reported a significant breach of its data. This breach was so significant that it compromised sensitive data from more than 145 million people, the largest such breach in history. Read the full article…