Reply to post: @smudge Re: a national newspaper, which recorded the data

Remember that lost memory stick from Heathrow Airport? The terrorist's wet dream? So does the ICO

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@smudge Re: a national newspaper, which recorded the data

The reason the newspaper made a copy was in case HAL then denied that it had ever lost the USB stick. That would not be beyond the bounds of possibility or reason.

Also, it would have been useful if HAL then did lose the returned USB stick and asked for a copy for its investigations.

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