• IRS puts Equifax contract on hold during security review

    3 days ago - By Reuters

    NEW YORK - The U.S. Internal Revenue Service has temporarily suspended a contract worth more than $7 million it recently awarded to Equifax Inc following a security issue with the beleaguered credit reporting agency's website on Thursday.
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  • IRS halts Equifax fraud prevention contract

    IRS halts Equifax fraud prevention contract

    3 days ago - By SlashGear

    Just yesterday, we told you about a malicious prompt that was appearing on Equifax's website when customers tried to dispute errors on their credit reports. The pop-up prompted users to download a new version of Flash player, only to install tough-to-identify adware instead. It looks like Equifax may be paying the price for that particular oversight, as the IRS has...
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  • IRS freezes its fraud prevention contract with Equifax

    3 days ago - By Engadget

    The IRS got a lot of flak from both ordinary citizens and lawmakers when it awarded Equifax a fraud prevention contract earlier this month. After all, they forged their partnership after the credit reporting agency revealed that it recently suffered...
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