MSE News: Insurer fined £2.28m for losing 46,000 customers' data

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"The FSA says the loss could have led to "serious financial detriment" for customers and exposed them to burglary ..."


  • DarkConvict
    DarkConvict Posts: 6,338 Forumite
    Combo Breaker First Post
    I find it a little odd the need to outsource the UK data to South Africa. Many services are outsourced but data is still kept within the UK as it comes under UK law.
    Although no trees were harmed during the creation of this post, a large number of electrons were greatly inconvenienced.

    There are two ways of constructing a software design: One way is to make it so simple that there are obviously no deficiencies, and the other way is to make it so complicated that there are no obvious deficiencies
  • mikey72
    mikey72 Posts: 14,680 Forumite
    Most data processing is done outside the UK
    India, Russia, Israel, and Africa are popular.
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