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Hong Kong’s electoral office finds ‘gross misconduct of negligence’ at heart of breach of 15,000 electors’ personal data

A member of staff at Hong Kong’s Registration and Electoral Office (REO) was found to have “committed gross misconduct of negligence” when handling personal data after documents containing some 15,000 electors’ details were sent to an unknown recipient, a report into the incident has revealed. The data breach occurred in March, when the REO employee […]