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Mizuho Unable to Foresee Multiple System Failures

Mizuho Unable to Foresee Multiple System Failures

   Tokyo, Oct. 8 (Jiji Press)--Mizuho Financial Group Inc. <8411> and its core banking unit, Mizuho Bank, said Friday they had been unable to anticipate multiple failures behind a system breakdown that occurred at the bank on Aug. 19-20.
   The fifth system glitch at Mizuho Bank this year, which disrupted over-the-counter services at its branches throughout Japan, was an extremely rare event in which the bank's backup server failed to function due to multiple failures hitting hardware equipment, officials of the Japanese financial group and the bank said at a press conference.

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