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The Equifax data breach is a lesson in what we, as individuals and company face when events like this happens. About forty percent of American data was breached in 2017, in one of American’s major cyber security incident affecting 143million consumers. The exposures for companies and individuals are even more today with data is being stored in the cloud and other electronic systems, increasing vulnerability to potential hacks. Therefore, the investment in cyber- security is worth it when we consider the overall exposure for Equifax - reputation, cost of settlement and credit monitoring. The most vulnerable are individuals whose information have been compromised

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