Canadian privacy commissioner launches probe of Equifax breach

TORONTO, Sept 15 (Reuters) - Canada's privacy commissioner said on Friday that it has launched an investigation into the massive data breach at Equifax Inc after receiving complaints from Canadian consumers.

Equifax is still working to determine the number of Canadians affected by this incident, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada said in a statement. (Reporting by Alastair Sharp; Editing by Jim Finkle)