Equifax Breach Fallout: Your Salary History — Krebs on Security

In May, KrebsOnSecurity broke a story about lax security at a payroll division of big-three credit bureau Equifax that let identity thieves access personal and financial data on an unknown number of Americans. Incredibly, this same division makes it simple to access detailed salary and employment hi...

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Hasnain says:

Of course, Equifax had a site where you could see all pay history for someone in the last 2 years, knowing ssn, a PIN (WHICH WAS THE DATE OF BIRTH) and basic info.

Sigh. Had to sign up for yet another site I don't want to use, just so I could change my pin and prevent others from getting that data.

Posted on 2017-10-09T01:45:52+0000