Over 54,000 scanned NSW driver’s licences found in open cloud storage

Juha Saarinen reports:

Tens of thousands of scanned NSW driver’s licenses and completed tolling notice statutory declarations were left exposed on an open Amazon Web Services storage instance, but Transport for NSW doesn’t know how the sensitive personal data ended up in the cloud.

The open AWS S3 bucket was found by Bob Diachenko of Security Discovery, as part of an investigation into another data breach.

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