Service Canada Needs Full Disk Encryption Services.

I don’t find this story reported anywhere else, so I’m debating whether it’s apocryphal; but if true, wow—those Canadians are becoming less friendly each passing year.  According to, a civil servant said that “Service Canada did not want to invest to protect Canadian’s data” after losing a USB flash drive with information on 1500 […] read more

Colchester University Hospital Regretting Lack of Hard Drive Encryption.

The loss of a laptop computer by a hospital is rocking the UK again.  This time, the information of 21,000 patients was lost when the laptop computer holding the data was stolen from the car of a Colchester hospital manager.  The information included names, dates of birth, zip codes, and medical information.  The hospital acknowledged […] read more