Newspaper article The Canadian Press

National Audio 10:35 AM ET

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

National Audio 10:35 AM ET

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National Audio 10:35 AM ET

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NAT102 - (US-Equifax-Cyberattack) (NOT FOR ONLINE USE) UNDATED. x-16s. Equifax says three company executives who sold stock just days after the company discovered a major security breach were not aware of the hack at the time. The company disclosed yesterday a cyberattack that ran from mid-May to July exposed sensitive information of about 143-million Americans, as well as an unspecified number of people in Canada and the United Kingdom -- and that it had detected the hack on July 29th. Rebecca Jarvis reports the theft obtained consumers' names, Social Security numbers, birth dates, addresses and, in some cases, driver's license numbers. ("..hands of hackers.") (SOURCE:ABC)

TAG: A statement from Equifax says the Atlanta-based company will work with U-K and Canadian regulators to determine appropriate next steps. …

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