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BRIEF-Equifax announces retirement of CIO, chief security officer after data breach
September 15, 2017 / 9:54 PM / 11 days ago

BRIEF-Equifax announces retirement of CIO, chief security officer after data breach

Sept 15 (Reuters) - Equifax Inc:

* Equifax releases details on cybersecurity incident, announces personnel changes ‍​

* Equifax says chief information officer and chief security officer are retiring

* Russ Ayres has been appointed interim chief security officer‍​

* Internal investigation of cybersecurity incident is ongoing and the company “continues to work closely” with FBI in its investigation

* With respect to its security posture, co has taken short-term remediation steps, continues to implement long-term security improvements

* Mark Rohrwasser has been appointed interim chief information officer‍​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 806 749 1136)

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