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Equifax Hack Leaves Consumers, Financial Firms Scrambling

Consumers, financial firms and regulators were scrambling to assess the damage the massive hack at Equifax could cause even as the credit-reporting company came under attack on multiple fronts for its handling of the cyberattack.
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