Is it just me, or does it feel like some companies don’t take data security seriously? Well, the
The Information Commissioner, Richard Thomas, told the BBC, “Frankly these [security breaches] are inexcusable. None of this is really rocket science - security is fundamental.” Couldn’t agree more. He also said, “The roll call of banks, retailers, government departments, public bodies and other organisations which have admitted serious security lapses is frankly horrifying."
The press release on the report is here, which includes a link to the full report.