Equifax Faces Bipartisan Wrath Over Data Breach

Law360, New York (September 12, 2017, 12:53 PM EDT) -- Lawmakers of both parties on Tuesday continued to hammer away at Equifax Inc. over the security breach that exposed the personal information of as many as 143 million consumers, blasting the company for putting consumers at risk and for its response to the hack.

Atlanta-based Equifax revealed Thursday after the stock market closed that hackers had exploited a flaw in its website allowing them to get access to account information for up to 143 million customers. (AP) The Equifax breach was referenced several times at a...
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