UK – Royal & Sun Alliance fined over stolen data
Thursday, 01 12 2017, Category: Insurance and Reinsurance, Country: United Kingdom
The UK's Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has fined Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance PLC (RSA) £150,000 for failing to keep customers’ information safe.
An investigation from ICO delved into the theft of a hard drive device containing RSA customers’ personal data including their names, addresses and bank account information as well as their account numbers and sort codes.
The investigation also found that the stolen hard drive had certain credit card details of 20,000 customers.
Source: Insurance Business Review