UK: Lancashire County Council has referred itself following a data breach
Amy Farnworth reports:
Lancashire County Council has referred itself to the Information Commissioner’s Office following a data breach involving its new HR and finance system.
At this point there is no evidence that personal data has been publicly available, only that this information has been visible to internal users should someone want to find it.
This breach occurred as a result of the implementation of the new HR and finance system and not an external cyber attack.
Read more at Lancashire Telegraph.