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Australia Government Privacy Your Rights Online

Australian Gov't Loses Privacy Alert Subscription Information In the Mail 33

Posted by timothy
from the this-is-a-data-breach dept.
First time accepted submitter darinfp writes "As an Australian, I'd like to announce a new definition of the word 'Irony.' A government contractor put a list of users and details in the mail and it was lost. The list contained users subscribed to the government's privacy breach alert system."
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Australian Gov't Loses Privacy Alert Subscription Information In the Mail

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