Data Breach Notifications

Entity Information

  • Type of Organization: Financial Services
  • Entity Name: Janney Montgomery Scott LLC
  • Street Address: 1717 Arch St.
  • City: Philadelphia
  • State, or Country if outside the US: PA
  • Zip Code: 19103

Submitted By

  • Name: Matthew Meade
  • Title: Attorney
  • Firm name (if different than entity): Eckert Seamans
  • Telephone Number: 412-566-6983
  • Email Address:
  • Relationship to entity whose information was compromised: Legal Counsel

Breach Information

  • Total number of persons affected (including residents): 31,859
  • Total number of Maine residents affected: 144
  • If the number of Maine residents exceeds 1,000, have the consumer reporting agencies been notified:
  • Date(s) Breach Occured: 12/23/2021
  • Date Breach Discovered: 04/01/2022
  • Description of the Breach:
    • Other
    • If other, please specify: ransomware attack at a third party vendor
  • Information Acquired - Name or other personal identifier in combination with: Social Security Number

Notification and Protection Services

  • Type of Notification: Written
  • Date(s) of consumer notification: 04/29/2022
  • Copy of notice to affected Maine residents: L01 - Generic Client(103282508).pdf
  • Date of any previous (within 12 months) breach notifications:
  • Were identity theft protection services offered: Yes
  • If yes, please provide the duration, the provider of the service and a brief description of the service: Experian, 12 months, Credit monitoring, identity theft detection and restoration, identity theft insurance