Equifax, a credit reporting agency, reported a massive data breach on September 7. Learn more about how to protect yourself from financial fraud and identity theft
On September 7, Equifax announced that the personal information of nearly 143 million people, including up to 3 million Massachusetts residents, may have been compromised. The Attorney General's Office has put together resources and information so that you can protect yourself and your identity. Attorney General Healey has announced a lawsuit against Equifax over the data breach.