Equifax Interim CEO Apologizes to Consumers after Data Breach

Los Angeles Times, Sept. 28, 2017–James F. Peltz
Paulino do Rego Barros Jr., who was named interim CEO after Richard Smith abruptly stepped down as chief executive Tuesday, publicly apologized for the credit-reporting company’s poor response to concerns about a massive data breach, and–facing ongoing public backlash–he offered some additional remedies to consumers.