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Avoiding Vanguard’s cyber-security stumble

John Reed Stark | March 22, 2016

Vanguard experienced a disquieting stumble last month, and seems stuck in an ill-fated state of denial.

Vanguard apparently unintentionally sent 71 emails pertaining to different customer transactions to a random Vanguard, customer, who was not associated with the 71 Vanguard customers. The customer who received the 71 emails tweeted about the incident as follows:


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