Valley National Bank, American Stock Transfer and Trust Company, LLC

Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 14, 2012
New York , NY
United States
New York US
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Dataloss DB
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A mailing error caused 1099 forms to be sent to the wrong addresses on January 17, 2012.  Names, tax identification numbers, and addresses were exposed because incorrect or multiple addresses were printed on the forms.  Information on stock dividends and phone numbers was also exposed.  The error was discovered when some of the forms were returned by the post office as undeliverable.