Equifax Fallout: Lawsuits and Gestures to Customers - CIO Today

Equifax faces new lawsuits and is trying to make new gestures to customers in the wake of its disclosure last week that it exposed vital data like Social Security numbers of about 143 million Americans. It's already come under fire from members of ...

Equifax faces FTC investigation into data breach - Financial Times

The US Federal Trade Commission is probing Equifax's handling of a data breach that exposed sensitive information on 143m Americans, the agency confirmed on Thursday in a rare public acknowledgment of a live investigation. "The FTC typically does not ...

FTC probes Equifax; top Democrat likens it to Enron - Yahoo Singapore News

Credit reporting company Equifax Inc. corporate offices are pictured in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S., September 8, 2017. REUTERS/Tami Chappell. More. By Dustin Volz and Susan Heavey. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Trade Commission said on ...

FTC is investigating the Equifax breach - WENY-TV

In an unusual move, the Federal Trade Commission confirmed on Thursday that it has opened a probe into the Equifax debacle, which may have compromised the personal information of as many as 143 million Americans. "The FTC typically does not ...

Equifax has terrible information security practices, and that resulted in multiple breaches - Boing Boing

A patch for the vulnerability ("Apache Struts CVE-2017-5638") was issued on March 6. Equifax's website was breached by exploiting the bug in "mid-May," more than two months after the patch was issued. In the interim, there were widespread reports of ...