Data breaches are on the rise and occur in a number of ways; from lost or stolen hardware, to employees accessing or disclosing personal information, to the most deliberate: hacking. Corporate Data Breach Assistance empowers you to respond to a data breach in a timely in order to minimize the impact to your business, brand, and your customers. With Corporate Data Breach Assistance, you can: Confirm the identities of your impacted customers and/or employees based on our over 23 million credit profile records Choose to have Equifax notify your affected customers on your behalf to explain that a breach that has occurred and the steps your company is taking to protect them. Provide your customers with 12 months of daily credit monitoring through one of the Equifax’s Complete™ solution suites Alert creditors to a data breach incident by putting a Credit File Alert Flag on each affected customer’s credit file if you feel ongoing credit monitoring is not necessary for your situation Equifax can provide call centre support to help your customers understand how to sign up for and use their free 12-month Equifax Complete™ credit monitoring program A data breach is a serious business risk. If one occurs, you can respond confidently and quickly with Corporate Data Breach Assistance.