What the Equifax breach means for your credit union
Identity theft and membership concerns after the Equifax breach has affected many credit unions.
Here is a peak of the article:
The world of identity theft shifted a bit on Sept. 7, when news broke that hackers had infiltrated the Equifax consumer database. It’s estimated that somewhere around 143 million consumers were affected. This means vital information like names, dates of birth, social security numbers and credit card information could potentially be up for grabs. And while it’s sobering to think that all of this data could be sold to the highest bidder, the response by Equifax seemed to further complicate the matter.
For full article from Credit Union Journal`s Opinion Section posted October 10 2017, 9:18am EDT click here.