It didn’t take long for fake websites and email scams to start popping up.! Many criminals are taking advantage of the Equifax Data Breach settlement which gives those affected the option of $125 or free credit monitoring.
There are fake websites that show up when you search Equifax Breach settlement and of course there are phishing attacks.
Since many people were affected by the breach they are looking for these resources.
If you see a malicious website or email please report it to your IT Department immediately.