Oops - the Revenue has lost your data

Oct 8, 2007 12:28 · 65 words · 1 minute read

BBC: Revenue laptop theft investigated

Hundreds of people could be at risk of identity fraud after a laptop holding sensitive information was stolen from an HM Revenue and Customs worker.

The laptop was stolen from the boot of an HMRC car last month.

So, are we all reassured about the prospect of 51 separate pieces of identifying information being held on our super-soaraway ID cards??