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Brit housing association blabs 3,500 folks' sexual orientation, ethnicity in email blunder

By Gareth Corfield 25 Mar 2020 at 22:03

Updated A UK housing association blurted 3,500 people's sensitive personal data as part of a bungled "please update your contact details" email exercise, The Register has been told. Watford Community Housing (WCH) sent the email on the night of 23 March to people it thought were its tenants. The email included a spreadsheet with 3,544 rows that included people's names...

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