Equifax execs should face jail for alleged insider trading, U.S. senator says

 
 
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A third U.S. Senator blasted Equifax Inc. on Tuesday after a massive data breach that affects nearly half of all Americans.

Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, a Democrat who sits on the Senate Banking Committee, said it was “disturbing” that it appeared executives sold nearly $2 million worth of company stock after the company learned of the breach but before it was made public, the New York Times reported.

“If that happened, somebody needs to go to jail,” Heitkamp said at a credit union industry conference…


Atlanta Business Journal
Equifax execs should face jail for alleged insider trading, U.S. senator says