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UK financial regulator confirms it is probing Equifax mega-breach

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> Also: Why in the secret name of Azathoth isn't all this data encrypted?

Why should it? It's not like there is any reason to do so, the occasional theft doesn't reduce the commercial value of their data. More so since it's a captive market, it's not like their clients have the choice of not using their services. (And by "clients" I don't mean the data, I mean the companies requesting that data.)

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