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Jason Howell and Megan Morrone talk to The Register's Iain Thomson about the Equifax data breach. It might be easier to ask who in the United States wasn't involved instead of who was. Equifax revealed names, Social Security Numbers, birth dates, addresses and, in some instances, driver's license numbers of 143 million Americans. Find out if you should give them the last six digits of your social security number to find out if you've been affected.Full episode at twit.tv/tnt/1848Bandwidth for TWiT Bits is provided by CacheFly.

Summary

Jason Howell and Megan Morrone talk to The Register's Iain Thomson about the Equifax data breach. It might be easier to ask who in the United States wasn't involved instead of who was. Equifax revealed names, Social Security Numbers, birth dates, addresses and, in some instances, driver's license numbers of 143 million Americans. Find out if you should give them the last six digits of your social security number to find out if you've been affected.

Full episode at twit.tv/tnt/1848

Bandwidth for TWiT Bits is provided by CacheFly.

Subtitle
Equifax Data Breach
Duration
11:14
Publishing date
2017-09-08 01:05
Link
https://twit.tv/shows/twit-bits/episodes/4372
Contributors
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Enclosures
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Shownotes

Jason Howell and Megan Morrone talk to The Register's Iain Thomson about the Equifax data breach. It might be easier to ask who in the United States wasn't involved instead of who was. Equifax revealed names, Social Security Numbers, birth dates, addresses and, in some instances, driver's license numbers of 143 million Americans. Find out if you should give them the last six digits of your social security number to find out if you've been affected.

Full episode at twit.tv/tnt/1848

Bandwidth for TWiT Bits is provided by CacheFly.