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Nine million logs of Brits' road journeys spill onto the internet from password-less number-plate camera dashboard

By Gareth Corfield 28 Apr 2020 at 13:04

Exclusive In a blunder described as "astonishing and worrying," Sheffield City Council's automatic number-plate recognition (ANPR) system exposed to the internet 8.6 million records of road journeys made by thousands of people, The Register can reveal. The ANPR camera system's internal management dashboard could be accessed by simply entering its IP address into a web browser. No login...

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