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Hearings, investigations lie ahead for post-breach Equifax

Joe Mont | September 15, 2017

Don’t expect the furor to die down soon regarding the massive data breach that hit consumer credit rating firm Equifax and potentially exposed the personal information of 143 million customers.

At the behest of Republicans serving on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, Equifax CEO Richard Smith was invited (or, better put, formally requested) to testify on Oct. 3.

Smith’s presence was requested in a letter co-signed by Chairman Greg Walden (R-Ore.) and Digital Commerce and...

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