How To Fix the Broken Social Security Number Sytem

advocates have sounded the alarm for decades about the dangers of the United States’ over-reliance Social Security numbers. But serious discussion about what might replace them has become much more concrete in the weeks since Equifax revealed that attackers had potentially compromised 145.5 million Social Security numbers—along with other sensitive personal data—in a massive breach of the credit bureau.

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