UK: Kingston Council faces privacy breach claim

Nazia Dewji reports that a mailing error by Kingston Council resulted in 100 rent statements being sent out with the first page belonging to one tenant’s account and the second page belonging to a different person:

The data included details of housing benefits entitlements and other benefits, the name of the bank each tenant used, their rent account number and any supporting people’s transfer details.

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