UK: Anger and resignations after Welwyn Hatfield Council security breach

Some people take the security of their email addresses very seriously.

Alex Lewis reports:

An official at Welwyn Hatfield Council sent a routine email to members of the Borough Panel, a formal consultation group with 510 members, but forgot to “blind copy” it.

Consequently, everybody receiving the message, about a draft council tax support scheme could see the email addresses of all the other members.

Panel member Bob Kelly told the WHT he had resigned because of the security breach.

Read more on Welwyn Hatfield Times.

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