OK, I stand corrected. However that simply shifts the blame from one branch of Starfleet to another. Either way, Starfleet doesn't come out of the vanguard affair looking like a force for good. Hopefully it won't be revealed at some point that the SFI was actually full of Section 31 operatives. Easy out. It's too bad that vanguard is done. There's a number of cans of worms that have been opened at this point.
By the way Mr. Mack, to you and your co-authors, well done! The Vanguard saga was a heck of a ride! I would have loved to see more of the Sagittarius and her crew but hopefully we can get something about them in the future (or the past