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Equifax headquarters in Atlanta. Credit: John Disney/ ALM

Appearing before Congress last month, former Equifax Inc. CEO Richard Smith apologized to consumers over a data breach that potentially compromised the personal information of nearly half the U.S. adult population.

C. Ryan Barber

C. Ryan Barber, based in Washington, covers government affairs and regulatory compliance. Contact him at cbarber@alm.com. On Twitter: @cryanbarber

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