Shield your employees from a data breach hack.
Have you heard about the latest breach? The Equifax breach is a stark reminder that your employees need identity theft protection. Here is what they need to know about the Equifax breach.
Data Breach Facts
Equifax Breach Quick Facts: Equifax is one of the 3 major credit bureaus and has access to some of the most sensitive information.
Number of people affected: 143 million Americans, which is 44% of the population.
Types of data compromised: Social Security numbers, driver’s license numbers, date of birth, credit card information and more…
What does this mean: 143 million people and their families are at risk of their identities being stolen and it could take up to 18 months to resolve, and they may need to take off work time to deal with this issue.
What can you do: Make sure your employees shield their personal and financial information with IDShield, a comprehensive identity theft plan that provides access to licensed private investigators, credit monitoring and internet monitoring.
Here are some resources for you to use in your communications to your employees!
Listen as Morgan Wright, U.S. State Department Senior anti-terrorism adviser, provides tips on what consumers can do immediately to pro-actively protect themselves if they think their personal information was compromised from Equifax’s data breach and he references his IDShield Membership!