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Senators slam Equifax for making money off massive data breach and company's IRS contract

L.A. Times Wednesday, 4 October 2017 ()
Senators on Wednesday slammed Equifax Inc. for making money off its massive data breach and said Americans should have more control over the vast amount of sensitive personal information that credit reporting companies have about them.

“Equifax and this whole industry should be completely transformed,”...
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News video: Equifax CEO resigns amid data breach scandal

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Richard Smith is no longer CEO of Equifax after he resigned Tuesday due to a massive data breach scandal. Smith had been at the helm for the last 12 years and will testify before the Senate Banking Committee next month. Paulino do Rego Barros Jr., president of company's Asia Pacific region, has been...

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