“Enlightened statesmen will not always be at the helm” —James Madison
Thursday, October 19, 2006
NHS Direct creates massive honeypot
NHS Direct has proudly announced that it has consolidated 5 million patient records into a single database so that "security can be improved." The database is accessible by thousands of staff across the country. Exactly what controls do they have in place to prevent blaggers, hackers and corrupt insiders selling access to those records?