Loss of personal data.
Theft of an unencrypted laptop from the data controller’s home.
Undertaking issued to ensure that all portable media devices used to store personal data are encrypted to a sufficient standard.
Reason for action
Although much of the data on the laptop would have been in the public domain, it included email correspondence relating to legal cases.
06 December 2011.
View PDF of the Richard Dominic Preston Undertaking (Via ICO Website)
View PDF of the Richard Dominic Preston Undertaking (Breach Watch Archive)