Scottrade data breach affects millions of customers

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Retail brokerage Scottrade announced on Friday that it had suffered a data breach affecting 4.6 million customers. Hackers apparently stole client contact information.

“Based on our investigation and information provided by federal authorities, we believe the illegal activity involving our network occurred between late 2013 and early 2014, and targeted client names and street addresses,” the company said in a statement posted to its website. 

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