Connect with us

Mackay News

Queensland Police Service apologises to gun owners over mass data breach in Moreton region

Published

on

ADVERTISEMENT


The Queensland Police Service (QPS) has apologised after a data breach revealed personal details of licensed gun owners in the Moreton district.

The breach occurred in an email to gun owners about firearm security, after a number of break-ins in the area.

The recipients’ names and email addresses weren’t concealed in the email.

Moreton District Officer Superintendent John Hallam said investigations showed human error was the cause of the breach of more than 1,200 email addresses.



Click here to view the original article.

Continue Reading
Advertisement

You might also like ...

Aussies in India may face ‘many months’ before they can come home
#ThrowbackThursday looks back at the various airplanes that have been used for f…