Update to Equifax Breach

September 21, 2017

Attorney General DeWine offered the following updates that can be found on Equifax’s website:

To learn more about the breach, including whether you were affected, and to find updated information, visit www.equifaxsecurity2017.com or call 866-447-7559.

In response to the breach, Attorney General DeWine, along with 43 other attorneys general, issued a letter urging Equifax to reconsider some of its current practices in response to the breach.  Among other things, the letter asks Equifax to reconsider and cease marketing fee-based products; to extend the TrustedID Premier enrollment deadline; and to extend the hours to 24-hours-a-day and  to properly staff the call center.