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equifax 2017 security breach    

The bug exploited by hackers was “known and could have been fixed and patched,” says Ted Schlein, general partner at venture-capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, a major technology investor. Mr. Schlein also is a former executive at cybersecurity firm Symantec Corp. “If you are the purveyor and keeper of that much sensitive information, it’s just terrible that you wouldn’t have the highest security standards,” he adds.

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