A “substantial” number.
Theft of an unencrypted laptop.
Undertaking issued to ensure that all portable media devices are sufficiently encrypted and that appliance with IT security policies is appropriately and regularly monitored.
Reason for action
The laptop was unencrypted and, contrary to policies and procedures the manager had written down passwords and left these and the laptop under his desk overnight.
26 August 2010
View PDF of the Yorkshire Building Society Undertaking (Via ICO Website)
View PDF of the Yorkshire Building Society Undertaking (Breach Watch Archive)