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Morgan Stanley fires employee, cites data theft


USA Today - (National) Morgan Stanley officials reported January 5 that the investment banking firm began notifying about 900 clients of its wealth management division that a former employee stole partial account information of up to 10 percent of the division's client portfolio and briefly posted the information on the Internet. The information was promptly removed and the firm instituted enhanced security procedures on the affected accounts as a precaution.


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Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:22:59