Disgraced Equifax CEO blames 145.5 million-record breach on a single forgetful flunky

Former Equifax CEO Richard Smith -- who retired with $90m for his year's work after overseeing a breach of 145,500,000 Americans' most sensitive date -- testified before Congress yesterday and explained the cause of the breach: "The human error was that the individual who's responsible for communicating in the organization to apply the patch, did not." Read the rest

Former Equifax CEO Richard Smith collects $90M for his last year of outstanding work

Equifax CEO Richard Smith announced his voluntary retirement yesterday, two months after the catastrophic breach that permanently leaked 140,000,000 Americans' most compromising financial data. Read the rest