U.S. States Probing Security Breach At Experian Unit

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April 03, 2014 AT 11:49 AM
U.S. attorneys general have launched a multi-state investigation into a breach in which criminals gained access to a repository of some 200 million social security numbers through a unit of data provider Experian. Maura Possley, a spokeswoman for Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan confirmed the investigation saying, "It's part of a multi-state investigation." Jaclyn Falkowski, spokeswoman for Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen, said that Connecticut is looking into the matter also.