University of Greenwich Fined £120,000

University of Greenwich Fined £120,000

The University of Greenwich, located in the UK, has been fined £120,000 over a data leak in 2016 where 19,500 student and staff data was placed online. The data included a host of personal details including, addresses, date of birth, names and phone numbers. Moreover, 3500 of the individuals exposed also had confidential medical information leaked. The ‘serious’ leak came through a vulnerable microsite that was originally created for a training conference...

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