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Equifax Discovers Another 2.4 Million Customers Were Hit By Data Breach - Bringing The Total Number Affected To 147.9 MILLION

March 2, 2018

Equifax found another 2.4 million consumers that were hit by a data breach last year bringing the total number of consumers affected by the breach to 147.9 million.

The provider of consumer credit scores said the latest batch of consumers affected had their names and driver's license information stolen.

Back in September the company disclosed that personal details of as many as 143 million consumers were accessed by hackers (between mid-May and July).  (DailyMail)