Phone numbers, emails exposed by Equifax

The hits just keep on coming for Equifax, as more light has been shed on the company’s major data breach from last year.

Equifax had already announced that the names, Social Security numbers and birth dates of 143 million consumers had been exposed in the breach.

Now we know that 20.3 million people also had their phone numbers exposed. In addition, 17.6 million had their driver’s license numbers exposed and 1.8 million email addresses were leaked.


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