Mt: Massive Lands Authority security flaw dumps personal data online

Jacob Borg and Claire Caruana report:

A massive security flaw in the Lands Authority’s website has inadvertently dumped a huge amount of personal data online, a joint investigation by Times of Malta and The Shift News has found.

Identity card details, e-mail correspondence, affidavits and other compromising data were made easily searchable on the internet thanks to the security flaw in the Land Authority’s website.

Times of Malta was able to access over 10 gigbabtyes of personal data from the Lands Authority through a simple Google search.

Read more on Times of Malta.

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