Tag: Equifax

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Equifax CEO Retires in the Wake of Damaging Data Breach

NEW YORK (AP) — Equifax CEO Richard Smith is retiring effective immediately as the credit reporting agency tries to clean up the mess left by a damaging data breach that exposed highly sensitive information about 143 million Americans.

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World View: What You Should Do About the Huge Equifax Data Breach

Contents: The huge Equifax data breach puts makes many people vulnerable to identity theft; Steps you should consider taking to protect yourself; Equifax and the rise of Generation-X; Release of DOJ memo reveals massive criminal fraud by JP Morgan in financial crisis