TOPEKA – (May 9, 2018) – A recent filing by Equifax disclosed additional details relating to its massive 2017 data breach, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said. Last year, Equifax, one of the nation’s three major credit reporting bureaus, announced that its system was compromised between May and July of 2017 affecting 143 million Americans. Equifax has said that number includes about 1.1 million Kansans. Equifax this week disclosed additional details of the breach in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, in response to Congressional requests for the company to provide more information about the breach. According to the filing, information about 146.6 million U.S. consumers was exposed in the breach. All of those individuals' names...
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AG Derek Schmidt: New Equifax filing details personal data stolen in 2017 breach