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Equifax says web server vulnerability led to hack

  • Thu, 14 Sep 2017 11:41
(Reuters) - Credit reporting company Equifax Inc blamed a web server vulnerability in its open-source software, called Apache Struts, for the recent data breach that compromised personal details of as many as 143 million U.S. consumers.
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