Equifax Hack: UAB expert answers consumers' questions
There are still a lot of questions from consumers about what the security breach at the credit reporting agency, Equifax, means for all of us.
The party responsible is under investigation. There will likely be congressional hearings into what went wrong to allow 143 million Americans personal data to be stolen.
ABC 33/40 News spoke with a UAB computer forensics expert about your best options to protect your credit and what needs to change so this doesn't happen again.