Embattled credit scoring company Equifax just revealed that there are 2.4 million more consumers affected by its massive data breach.

Equifax said that the newly identified breach victims were not included in the total number of affected customers which they had disclosed last year since only their partial driver’s license information had been stolen. Millions of other individuals affected by the breach had their

This brings the total number of breach victims to 147.9 million. Equifax says that they will be notifying these individuals and offer them identity theft protection and credit file monitoring services at no cost.

Source: Reuters


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