EQC Email Privacy Breach

They won't get punished but they might get a verbal lashing and that is just for starters.Private information belonging to 9700 claimants was this morning mistakenly emailed externally by EQC. EQC boss Ian Simpson said he decided to front on the breach immediately in light of other recent government department privacy breaches. He made the announcement at a press conference in central Wellington this afternoon. At 7.45am today a staff member sent out an email intending to stay within EQC, however, [...]

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