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Data Breach by a barrister

17 th March 2017

A barrister who failed to take appropriate technical measures to protect sensitive information relating to lay clients kept on a standalone desktop home computer has been fined £1,000 by the Information Commissioner's Office.

Information Commissioner's Office

Subject: Legal Profession, Information technology

Keywords: Barristers; Clients; Confidential information; Data breach; Fines; Personal computers