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Equifax Security Breach Information

September 8, 2017

As you may know, Emory contracts with Equifax for services through Equifax Workforce Solutions. Recently, there has been news of a security breach at Equifax. There are many different divisions of Equifax, and we have been informed that there is no evidence that the recent cybersecurity incident impacted Equifax Workforce Solutions which is used by Human Resources.

Equifax has resources set up for US consumers that you may utilize:

Equifax has informed us that they have stopped the intrusion and engaged a leading independent cybersecurity firm that has been conducting a comprehensive forensic review to determine the scope of the intrusion. They are currently working with law enforcement and are also in the process of contacting U.S. state and federal regulators.