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Equifax announces sudden retirement of CEO Richard Smith just 3 weeks after massive data breach disclosed

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(CNN) -- Equifax CEO Richard Smith is retiring in the wake of the company's embarrassing data breach.

The company announced his sudden retirement Tuesday, just three weeks after it disclosed the breach, which compromised the personal information of as many as 143 million Americans.

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