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The Bellinghman
Date: 2008-07-23 23:44
Subject: Oh my dear goodness
Security: Public
If you are carrying a laptop full of secure information, you are supposed to take good care of it.

You should especially bear in mind that laptops are highly desirable to the criminal fraternity, being both high value and (by design) portable.

The one thing you should not do is take it to what is one of the worst theft blackspots in Western Europe, and expect to be able to keep your hands on it.

But oh no, an MoD official put his down while he checked out of the Adelphi Hotel in Liverpool.

Report in the Grauniad
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User: knell
Date: 2008-07-23 19:32 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
I hope he didn't eat the beans.
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Erik V. Olson
User: erikvolson
Date: 2008-07-23 23:48 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Wow. Just Wow.

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Earth-bound misfit: Graham Chapman
User: captainlucy
Date: 2008-07-24 05:38 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Keyword:Graham Chapman
And these are the people in charge of our national defence...
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User: (Anonymous)
Date: 2008-07-24 05:39 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
It's not clear whether these people not using full disk encryption. Makes a heck of a difference.
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The Bellinghman
User: bellinghman
Date: 2008-07-24 05:49 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
One would hope so. One really would.
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