New Report Reveals Portable External Hard Drive Led to Data Loss

Mar 27, 2014

In January of 2013 we told you about a data loss event that occurred inside a Canadian federal government office parliament involving the loss of private data of nearly half a million Canadians. A new report commissioned by interim privacy commissioner Chantal Bernier reveals that data was lost from a portable hard drive that was left unsecured for extended periods of time and lacked password protection and encryption.

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