Loss of sensitive personal data.
Theft of an unencrypted laptop from one of the group’s hospitals.
Undertaking issued to ensure that sufficient standard encryption is used and physical security is upgraded.
Reason for action
- Laptop containing the data was unencrypted.
- Physical security of the laptop was deemed insufficient to prevent theft.
05 August 2011.
View PDF of the HCA International Limited Undertaking (Via ICO Website)
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