States Push Equifax to Explain Why It Took 6 Weeks to Disclose Hack

Wall Street Journal, Oct. 28, 2017–Michael Rapoport, AnnaMaria Andriotis (subscription)
Attorneys general in at least five states are looking into why credit-reporting firm Equifax Inc. didn’t tell the public for nearly six weeks about the massive data breach that potentially compromised the personal information of 145.5 million Americans.