Equifax says details of 143 mln consumers potentially hacked

Sept 7 (Reuters) - Equifax Inc said on Thursday personal details of 143 million U.S. consumers were potentially accessed by hackers between mid-May and July.

The company said criminals had accessed details including names and social security numbers. (Reporting by Yashaswini Swamynathan in Bengaluru; Editing by Sriraj Kalluvila)