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By all accounts, the Equifax data breach is, as we reported Thursday, “very possibly the work leak of personal info ever.” The incident affects possibly as many as 143 million people.
The breach, via a security flaw on the Equifax website, included full names, Social Security numbers, birth dates, addresses, and driver license numbers in some cases. Many of the affected consumers have never even directly done business with the giant consumer credit reporting agency.
But if you want to find out if your data might have been exposed, you have to waive your right to sue the Atlanta-based company. We’re not making this up.

The company has now published a website allowing consumers to input their last six digits of their Social Security numbers to find out.
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