Equifax profits by selling your personal data

The House Financial Services Committee will hold hearings into the massive data security breach at Equifax, but some lawmakers are not waiting to demand answers.

The credit-reporting company disclosed last week that “criminals exploited a U.S. website application vulnerability” to gain access to the personal details of 143 million Americans. The information accessed included names, Social Security numbers, birth dates and addresses.

That’s enough information to commit identity fraud on...

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