Equifax Data Breach
As part of the IDShield family, we want to make you aware of a large data breach that has the potential to cause concern among consumers.
THIS MESSAGE IS NOT AN ALERT THAT YOU ARE AFFECTED BY THIS BREACH.
We hope this breach doesn't affect you. However, since you have IDShield protection, we can alert you to potential threats to your identity and have experts ready to assist with those threats, should it be needed.
Equifax, Inc. - a major credit bureau, announced today that a cyber security incident, discovered in July, may have exposed names, birth dates, Social Security numbers and addresses of approximately 143 million U.S. consumers. In addition, a smaller amount of driver's license numbers, credit card numbers and certain dispute documents were obtained.
Equifax is alerting customers whose information was included in the breach via mail.
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We will keep a close eye out for suspicious use of your information and alert you should we find anything you may need to be aware of.