Delta Airlines Offers FREE 2-Year Credit Monitoring Due to Recent Data Breach
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Heads Up if You Fly Delta ✈
On March 28th, Delta Airlines was notified by a company that provides online chat services for Delta and many other companies that they had been involved in a cyber incident. The Delta Airlines data breach is believed to have occurred from September 26th to October 12th, 2017. During this time certain customer payment information for these chat clients, including Delta, may have been accessed.
Note that no other customer personal information, such as passport, government ID, security, or SkyMiles information was impacted.
To help protect your personal information, Delta is partnering with AllClear ID, a customer security and fraud protection firm, to monitor and protect your identity at no cost to you. Delta customers who believe they were impacted can get the following protection services for the next 24 months:
- AllClear Identity Repair: No enrollment is required.
- AllClear Fraud Alerts with Credit Monitoring: This service includes the ability to set, renew, and remove 90-day fraud alerts on your credit file to help protect you from credit fraud. In addition, it provides credit monitoring services, a once annual credit score and credit report, and a $1 million identity theft insurance policy.
If you think you may have been affected by this data breach, be sure and get signed up for these free services.