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Federal Trade Commission investigating Equifax breach

NEW YORK (AP) — The Federal Trade Commission has become the latest authority to announce an investigation into the massive security breach at credit agency Equifax. The FTC said Thursday that it was opening an investigation into how Equifax got hacked and tens of million Americans’ personal information was either accessed or stolen. Typically the FTC does not disclose who it is investigating, but the agency said the high amount of attention in this case made it necessary. Equifax disclosed last week that hackers were … Read the referenced┬ástory here:…

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