Blog: Questions That Need Answering about the Equifax Breach
The stage is set for the largest shareholder class action suit in U.S. history. Equifax disclosed on September 7 that the records of 143 million people, about 44% of the 325 million in the U.S., have been breached. Subtracting 75 million people under the age of 18, a remarkable 57% of U.S. adults’ credit records were exposed. With 143 million breach victims spread over about 116 million households, it is possible that every household in the country was exposed.