How could they do this to us?! When consumer reporting agency Equifax was famously breached in 2017, the records of over 140 million people (more than half the adults in the USA!) were stolen. Part 1 of 3.
Sources for this episode
- Website where you can check if your identity was compromised in the Equifax breach
- Business Insider: Literally everyone should be thinking about suing Equifax. September 2017.
- U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Government Reform: The Equifax Data Breach. December 2018.