UK Government lapse in security exposes recipients' addresses

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  1. mood

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    Government exposes addresses of new year honours recipients
    Cabinet Office apologises after details of more than 1,000 people posted online in error
    December 28, 2019
    https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news...oses-addresses-of-new-year-honours-recipients
     
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    New Year Honours: Publication of addresses a 'complete disaster'
    December 29, 2019
    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-50937775
     
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    New Year honours data breach lasted three times longer than first admitted
    January 8, 2020
    https://www.telegraph.co.uk/politic...-data-breach-lasted-three-times-longer-first/
     
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    https://www.theguardian.com/politic...ffice-risk-further-data-breaches-honours-list
     
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    Government fined £500,000 for New Year honours data breach
    December 2, 2021
    ICO: Cabinet Office fined £500,000 for New Year Honours data breach
     
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