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Equifax says four executives who sold shares were not aware of data breach

Friday, 3 Nov 2017 08:45am EDT 

Nov 3 (Reuters) - Equifax Inc ::Equifax board releases findings of special committee regarding stock sale by executives.Special committee of board continues to review cybersecurity incident, company's response to it, and all relevant policies and practices​.Special committee reviewed more than 55,000 documents including emails, text messages, phone logs and other records​.Special committee's report concludes that none of the four executives had knowledge of data breach when their trades were made‍​.Committee concludes 4 senior officers at company sought & received preclearance to sell shares in company's securities between July 28 and Aug. 1​.