Equifax says details of 143 million consumers potentially hacked

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Posted: Sep 07, 2017 4:48 PM

(Reuters) - Equifax Inc <EFX.N> said on Thursday personal details of 143 million U.S. consumers were potentially accessed by hackers between mid-May and July.

The company said criminals had accessed details including names and social security numbers.

(Reporting by Yashaswini Swamynathan in Bengaluru; Editing by Sriraj Kalluvila)