Wednesday, December 12, 2007

Northern Ireland Sloppy Security

Citizens Advice coughs to laptop loss
A laptop containing client information has been stolen from the car of an employee of Citizens Advice in Northern Ireland. Up to 60,000 client records are held on the computer, which was stolen in the early hours of 5 December 2007.

Read the article HERE.

UK.gov loses driver ID data
Unencrypted computer discs containing the names and addresses of 6,000 Northern Ireland motorists has gone missing in the post. The material, which was sent from Northern Ireland Driver and Vehicle Agency to the UK's main Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency in Swansea, is reckoned to gave gone astray in a sorting centre in Coventry. The agency has written to drivers involved apologising for the slip-up.

Read the article HERE.

0 Comments:

Post a Comment

Links to this post:

Create a Link

<< Home