|Loss of sensitive personal information.
|18/19 June 210
|Theft of an unencrypted laptop from staff member’s home.
|Monetary penalty of £ 60,000
|22 November 2010
Why the regulator acted
|Breach of act
|Theft of an unencrypted laptop.
Inappropriate organisational and technical measures..
|Known or should have known
|Data controller was aware of the possible consequences of laptops being stolen and had commenced a laptop encryption program.
|Likely to cause damage or distress
|Financial and personal information of clients.
|View PDF of the A4e Ltd Monetary Penalty Notice (Breach Watch Archive)
|View PDF of the A4e Ltd Monetary Penalty Notice (Via ICO Website)