JiscMail Logo
Email discussion lists for the UK Education and Research communities

Help for RECORDS-MANAGEMENT-UK Archives


RECORDS-MANAGEMENT-UK Archives

RECORDS-MANAGEMENT-UK Archives


RECORDS-MANAGEMENT-UK@JISCMAIL.AC.UK


View:

Message:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Topic:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Author:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

Font:

Proportional Font

LISTSERV Archives

LISTSERV Archives

RECORDS-MANAGEMENT-UK Home

RECORDS-MANAGEMENT-UK Home

RECORDS-MANAGEMENT-UK  May 2005

RECORDS-MANAGEMENT-UK May 2005

Options

Subscribe or Unsubscribe

Subscribe or Unsubscribe

Log In

Log In

Get Password

Get Password

Subject:

rain 0526 DISD dumpster files, LOC, Data thieves

From:

No Name <[log in to unmask]>

Reply-To:

[log in to unmask]

Date:

Thu, 26 May 2005 21:05:01 -0400

Content-Type:

text/plain

Parts/Attachments:

Parts/Attachments

text/plain (253 lines)

RAIN (Records/Archives In the News) is a daily compilation of news 
stories from around the world.

The Nassau Guardian, Wed, 25 May 2005 10:11 AM PDT
Gambier – its early history
http://www.thenassauguardian.com/sports/286537665844991.php
In August of 1970, a doctoral student of the University of Chicago came
to see me at the Ministry of Education. I was a young Archivist, just 
having
returned from London where I had completed a year's course in Archives 
and
Records Office Management.

Belleville News-Democrat, Thu, 26 May 2005 3:24 AM PDT
Chicago Historical Society lays off 17
http://www.belleville.com/mld/belleville/news/11742832.htm
CHICAGO - A slump in attendance and growing expenses have caused the
Chicago Historical Society to lay off 17 workers. The layoffs in a 
staff of 153
come as the organization prepares for a $21 million expansion of its 
exhibit
space at Clark Street and North Avenue.

FRC voices fears over freedom of information
Accountancy Age - London,UK
... fears that it would be unable to perform its role properly should 
sensitive
corporate information become available under the Freedom of Information
Act. ...
<http://www.accountancyage.com/accountancyage/news/2135659/frc-voices-fears-freedom-information>

MAYOR'S office exploring Freedom of Information options for ...
Richmond.com - Richmond,VA,USA
Richmond.com Thursday, May 26, 2005 The Mayor's Office is reviewing 
whether
the state Freedom of Information Act -- including requirements for open
meetings ...
<http://www.richmond.com/news/output.aspx?ID=3687236&Vertical_ID=127&tier=10&position=3>

FROM Fiction to Fact: Deadwood Myths Spur Research Into Reality
Black Hills News Bureau - Deadwood,SD,USA
... The collection includes thousands of historic photographs and glass
negatives, architectural drawings, maps of the mine and area, blueprints
and patents, legal ...
<http://blackhillsnewsbureau.com/story.php?detail_id=113>


ACTIVIST aims to scare, shame officials into protecting data
Santa Fe New Mexican - Santa Fe,NM,USA
... A wealth of documents _ including marriage and divorce records, 
property
deeds, and military discharge papers _ containing Social Security 
numbers,
dates of ...
<http://www.freenewmexican.com/news/14129.html>

HOUSE deed danger
In2Perspective - London,England,UK
... TSB is to return property deeds to one million mortgage customers in
England and Wales by the end of the year and Nationwide is to send these
documents to all ...
<http://www.in2perspective.com/nr/39055/26/house-deed-danger.jsp>

Makes Push for Electronic Records
WTRF - Wheeling,WV,USA
... West Virginia. We need to see what entities already have made some
transition to electronic records," Bailes said. Electronic medical ...
<http://www.wtrf.com/story.cfm?func=viewstory&storyid=3011>

BILL to shut gun show "loophole" clears Illinois Senate
St. Louis Post-Dispatch - St. Louis,MO,USA
... Because of the records destruction provision, the bill's passage by
a 34-25 vote is widely considered another win for the National Rifle 
Association
this ...
<http://www.stltoday.com/stltoday/news/stories.nsf/metroeast/story/4B707BCA430BD1708625700D001A2113?OpenDocument>

SECURITY'S weakest links
Computerworld Australia - Australia
... down physical securityIn March the University of California, 
Berkeley,
notified more ... information fell into the wrong hands when a laptop
was stolen from a ...
<http://www.computerworld.com.au/index.php/id;1992098906;fp;16;fpid;0>

STATEMENT by Archivist of the United States Allen Weinstein on the ...
U.S. Newswire (press release) - Washington,DC,USA
On March 7, 2005, Mr. Harner pleaded guilty to stealing more than 100 
Civil
War-era documents from the National Archives Building in Washington, DC
over a six ...
<http://releases.usnewswire.com/GetRelease.asp?id=48075>


DATA-STORAGE company InPhase lands $32.1M in financing
Longmont Daily Times-Call - Longmont,CO,USA
... "(Tapestry) will revolutionize the digital storage industry," said
Diaz. "It is by far the most advanced technology in digital storage. ...
<http://www.longmontfyi.com/tcBusiness/business-story.asp?ID=1915>

Maritime Global Net, Thu, 26 May 2005 6:53 AM PDT
“KEEP RECRUITMENT RECORDS FOR SEVEN YEARS,” SAYS ITIC
http://www.mgn.com/news/dailystorydetails.cfm?storyid=5429&type=2
SHIP managers are being urged to maintain recruitment, training and
review
records for at least seven years, particularly for LNG crew.

Courier-Post, Thu, 26 May 2005 1:06 AM PDT
Banks defend records' security
http://www.courierpostonline.com/news/southjersey/m052605h.htm
Three of the four banks involved in the Hackensack financial-records
case said Wednesday that employees with access to customer information 
are
trained and monitored to keep the data safe.

Northwestern, Thu, 26 May 2005 1:40 AM PDT
Trucker's records not always part of hiring screen
http://www.wisinfo.com/newsherald/mnhlocal/290569787776389.shtml
Even though the truck driver who led authorities on a four-county chase
Mondayhas multiple driving violations on his record, a trucking safety
manager said it's probable the company he worked for was not aware of 
the charges.

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette, Thu, 26 May 2005 3:36 AM PDT
Kentucky questions release of PC files
http://www.fortwayne.com/mld/journalgazette/news/local/11743033.htm
FRANKFORT, Ky. – Gov. Ernie Fletcher might ask a court to prohibit
investigators from examining computer records of a top aide. Fletcher 
claims the
records contain policy initiatives and have nothing to do with an 
investigation
into personnel practices.

San Francisco Chronicle, Thu, 26 May 2005 7:50 AM PDT
PIXEL PERFECT Torrent of images is leaving film in the dust Evolution
of photos is creating unforeseen effects on
http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/c/a/2005/05/23/MNGNVCT8F01.DTL&type=tech
In a small, second-floor photo supply shop on Folsom Street, Volker von
Glasenapp sits and waits for the phone to ring. But that wait between
calls is getting longer and longer because von Glasenapp is trying to 
sell film
in an increasingly digital world.

CHICAGO Historical Society Lays Off 17
Washington Post - Washington,DC,USA
... Among those whose jobs were eliminated are the chief archivist, the
manager of the renovation project and the museum's two public relations
employees.
<http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2005/05/26/AR2005052601226.html>

AN Alleged Wife: One Immigrant In The Chinese Exclusion Era
ILW.com - New York,NY,USA
... Where the official documents leave off, perhaps a ... the National
Archives and Records Administration--Pacific ... ports, immigration case
files, departure records ...
<http://www.ilw.com/lawyers/articles/2005,0527-barde.shtm>

BITFORM Releases SDK That Removes Hidden Microsoft Office Data
LinuxElectrons - Cedar Park,TX,USA
... data that exists inside the files they create ... and manage heavy
volumes of documents, including email ... content/document management,
records management, archive & ...
<http://www.linuxelectrons.com/article.php/20050525190633350>

AGENCIES Left Private Information on Discarded Computers, Audit ...
Texas Lawyer (subscription) - TX,USA
... of Social Security and credit card numbers, medical records and 
income
... While commercial software can permanently delete information from
hard drives, users don ...
<http://www.law.com/jsp/article.jsp?id=1117011910565>

ARTIFACTS Pilfered from Afghanistan Returned to Karzai
PakTribune.com - Pakistan
... Cole said the NEH plans to announce an initiative this summer under
which scholars, museums, filmmakers and archivists will be encouraged
to "rediscover ...
<http://paktribune.com/news/index.php?id=106844>

ATTORNEYS argue over open records, medical privacy rule
San Antonio Express (subscription) - San Antonio,TX,USA
AUSTIN -- State attorneys argued Wednesday over whether Texas' open 
records
law or a federal privacy rule should prevail when public information 
requests
are ...
<http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/metro/stories/MYSA052605.5B.abbott_hippa.2ae041d9e.html>


CHINA, Albania sign agreement on archives cooperation
Xinhua - Beijing,China
... Under the agreement, the Chinese side will soon install a 
restoration
lab in the Albanian General State Archives to give help for the 
restoration
of Albania's ...
<http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2005-05/27/content_3007959.htm>

LIBRARY books, CDs sold at flea markets
Cincinnati Post - OH,USA
... Grant County Library Director Barbara Caron said she sent e-mails to
other librarians and to a state library list-server after White visited
her library on ...
<http://news.cincypost.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20050526/NEWS01/505260360>

BILL to keep files on N-test fallouts
Salt Lake Tribune - Salt Lake City,UT,USA
... The National Academies of Science recommended retaining the records
in a 2003 report, but the Pentagon does not have a policy for keeping
the files. Rep. ...
<http://www.sltrib.com/utah/ci_2761366>

SECURITY'S 'simple' truth
Computerworld Australia - Australia
... The Time Warner tapes were lost March 22 when a shipping container
holding the 40 tapes went missing during a routine shipment to an 
offsite
facility by a third ...
<http://www.computerworld.com.au/index.php/id;1691235429;fp;16;fpid;0>

OPENING the Door to Data Thieves
Top Tech News - Woodland Hills,CA,USA
... Time Warner also could have avoided a black eye had it encrypted the
backup tapes with the names and Social Security numbers of 600,000 
current
and former ...
<http://www.toptechnews.com/news/Opening-the-Door-to-Data-Thieves/story.xhtml?story_id=12200C7X5T5U>

LET Scottsdale learn from lawsuit that public records are to be ...
East Valley Tribune - Mesa,AZ,USA
... Scottsdale's error in writing a City Code that declared that such 
records
"shall not be disclosed to a person making a public records request" 
cost
city ...
<http://www.eastvalleytribune.com/index.php?sty=41986>


Engineered Systems
Protecting The Past For The Library Of Congress
<http://www.esmagazine.com/CDA/ArticleInformation/features/BNP__Features__Item/0,2503,150146,00.html>

WFAA
DISD personnel data left at trash bin
Pages should have been shredded; contained Social Security numbers, 
other information
<http://www.wfaa.com/s/dws/news/localnews/tv/stories/wfaa050525_am_disddocs.2ae507070.html>



Peter A. Kurilecz
Richmond, Va
[log in to unmask]

Top of Message | Previous Page | Permalink

JiscMail Tools


RSS Feeds and Sharing


Advanced Options


Archives

April 2018
March 2018
February 2018
January 2018
December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
December 2015
November 2015
October 2015
September 2015
August 2015
July 2015
June 2015
May 2015
April 2015
March 2015
February 2015
January 2015
December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
July 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
July 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012
December 2011
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011
August 2011
July 2011
June 2011
May 2011
April 2011
March 2011
February 2011
January 2011
December 2010
November 2010
October 2010
September 2010
August 2010
July 2010
June 2010
May 2010
April 2010
March 2010
February 2010
January 2010
December 2009
November 2009
October 2009
September 2009
August 2009
July 2009
June 2009
May 2009
April 2009
March 2009
February 2009
January 2009
December 2008
November 2008
October 2008
September 2008
August 2008
July 2008
June 2008
May 2008
April 2008
March 2008
February 2008
January 2008
December 2007
November 2007
October 2007
September 2007
August 2007
July 2007
June 2007
May 2007
April 2007
March 2007
February 2007
January 2007
December 2006
November 2006
October 2006
September 2006
August 2006
July 2006
June 2006
May 2006
April 2006
March 2006
February 2006
January 2006
December 2005
November 2005
October 2005
September 2005
August 2005
July 2005
June 2005
May 2005
April 2005
March 2005
February 2005
January 2005
December 2004
November 2004
October 2004
September 2004
August 2004
July 2004
June 2004
May 2004
April 2004
March 2004
February 2004
January 2004
December 2003
November 2003
October 2003
September 2003
August 2003
July 2003
June 2003
May 2003
April 2003
March 2003
February 2003
January 2003


JiscMail is provided by Jisc

View our service policies at https://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/policyandsecurity/ and Jisc's privacy policy at https://www.jisc.ac.uk/website/privacy-notice

Secured by F-Secure Anti-Virus CataList Email List Search Powered by the LISTSERV Email List Manager