U.S. attorneys general launched a multistate investigation into a data breach at a subsidiary of Experian that gave criminals access to consumers' bank account, Social Security and drivers' license numbers.

Representatives for Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan and Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen confirmed the investigation, Reuters reported Thursday.

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