Oops: Macy's Parade Confetti Included Shredded Confidential Police Documents

A group of Tufts University students enjoying the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade last Thursday noticed something unsettling about the confetti being tossed around. Instead of being made from blank colored paper, it had bits of confidential information on it like Social Security numbers, license plate numbers, phone… »11/26/12 10:34am11/26/12 10:34am


New Jersey Was About to Sell Confidential Data in an Auction and They Had No Idea

New Jersey was prepared to auction off some old computers and laptops in a state-run auction to raise funds, a pretty common practice in our lean times. Idiotically though, the computers, which were used by the judiciary branch, the Department of Children and Families, the Department of Health and Senior Services, and… »3/10/11 10:00am3/10/11 10:00am