I think you're referring to the FOI request by Imation and the subsequent lazy reporting which suggested it meant data security was getting worse?
Outlaw reported it well though
On 18 Sep 2012, at 08:40, "Andrew Cormack" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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> I'm convinced that I have read recently some figures on the numbers of security breaches notified to the ICO: the vast majority of them being from organisations that were not subject to specific breach notification laws. However I can't now find that reference. Does anyone else remember seeing it and, more importantly, where it was?
> I'd like to cite this in responding to the EU's consultation on "a future EU Network and Information Security legislative initiative" , which only mentions two possible ways to improve security - expanding mandatory breach notification and requiring certain organisations to "adopt risk management practices". It seems to me there might be several others...
> Many thanks
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