An Englishman of forty years residence in Wales pontificates about politics (slightly off-message), sport, the environment and industrial history.
Friday, 28 August 2009
Home Office data loss worse than first thought
In August 2008, prisoner data on a flash memory device were lost by an employee of Home Office contractor PA Consulting. It transpires that not only were details of 127,000 people mislaid, as was first reported, but also 250,000 items of data from the Drug Interventions Programme. The report from ZDNet is here.