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Equifax, one of the three major consumer credit reporting agencies, said yesterday that hackers had gained access to company data and compromised sensitive information for 143 million American consumers, including Social Security numbers and driver’s license numbers. Additionally, Equifax said that credit card numbers for about 209,000 U.S. customers were exposed, as was “personal identifying information”…