Equifax, one of the largest credit reporting agencies in the nation, announced yesterday that it suffered a major cyber breach. The breach is currently estimated to affect approximately 143 million personal records, nearly half the population of the United States.
To identify if you are part of the breach, Equifax has provided a website. Further, they are offering free credit monitoring. The website to check to find out if you are part of the breach is as follows: Breach Check.