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House panel to hold hearing on Equifax data breach

The U.S. House Financial Services Committee will hold a hearing on the Equifax Inc data breach that may have exposed personal information of many as 143 million U.S. consumers, a committee spokesman told Reuters on Friday. “This is obviously a very serious and very troubling situation and our...
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