Thursday, July 06, 2006

South Carolina health agency now destroying computers on site after personal info found on surplus computer

Health and Human Services in South Carolina has changed its policy of dealing with surplus computers after personal information, including social security and medicaid numbers were found on a computer sold as surplus last week. Now the agency will be destroying the equipment "on site" to prevent a recurrence. See: Columbia, SC: SC state agency halting surplus computer sales after information leak.

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