Former Equifax exec charged with insider trading after data breach

Jun Ying, a former Equifax executive, has been hit with criminal charges as well as SEC (Securities and Exchange Commission) charges for insider trading relating to his sales of Equifax stocks in advance of the company’s announcement regarding the May 2017 data breach. The charges Ying was the chief information officer of Equifax U.S. Information Solutions and was next in line to be the company’s global CIO. He allegedly used confidential information entrusted to him … More

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