Friday, October 30, 2020

Tag: The federal government sold your Social Security Number for FIVE dollars

The federal government sold your Social Security Number for FIVE dollars

by Simon Black, Sovereign Man:

The federal government sold your Social Security Number for FIVE dollars

Welcome to our Friday roll up, where we highlight the most absurd and concerning stories we are following this week.

Equifax fined $700 million… for 147 million person data breach

Do you remember back in 2017 when Equifax (the giant consumer credit agency) admitted that it had been breached?

Hackers broke into Equifax’s databases and stole personal and financial records of 147 million people.