Reported Data Breaches to the ICO

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Dear Hastings Borough Council,

Following the breach of data protection regulations which released over 300 email addresses as reported:

The regulations require that "businesses must report any data breaches to the Information Commissioner's Office within 72 hours if they have "potential negative consequences for individuals"."

Please provide details of all data breaches reported by HBC to the ICO since May 2018.
Details should include date of the breah, nature of the breach and what mitigation has been made to prevent further repeats of the breach.

Yours faithfully,

Chris Hurrell

Information Officer, Hastings Borough Council

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Dear Mr Hurrell
I refer to your recent Freedom of Information request ref: FOIR-537388904.
Please find attached our response.
Yours sincerely
Lisa Greathead
Information Officer
Hastings Borough Council
Muriel Matters House
Breeds Place
TN34 3UY
01424 451722


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