Oh Equifax. Not only is your data breach likely the largest dump of personal, sensitive data of Americans ever, you’re handling it terribly.
Cory Doctorow of BoingBoing has been following things:
- Equifax lobbied to take away breach victims’ right to sue
- Equifax’s dox of America: Sign up for “free” monitoring, get billed forever
- Equifax waited 5 weeks to admit it had doxed 44% of America, did nothing to help us while its execs sold stock
Brad Chacos writing for MacWorld: Equifax hack: How to know if you’re affected, which is the short read on the probably right way to answer that question.