WSJ_discussionQuestion3e - What's also concerning here is that this data breach was discovered almost 2 years ago and since then there hasn't been

WSJ_discussionQuestion3e - What's also concerning here...

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What's also concerning here is that this data breach was discovered almost 2 years ago and, since then, there hasn't been any significant change to how credit bureaus, like Equifax, safeguard our sensitive information. Only now, after the largest settlement for a data breach has the FTC called for a required improvement in data protection practices. With data breaches are so common now, I've received at least 2 free credit monitoring services because my personal data was potentially compromised. Data security shouldn't end with stricter government regulations. It's a good place to start, but it won't stop hackers from finding a way to our sensitive data. Companies need to find an alternative to social security for us to prove our identities. Like you said, we

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