TITLE

Risk of Improper Disposal Of Computer Trash Grows

AUTHOR(S)
de Paula, Matthew
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
Bank Technology News;Jun2004, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the risks associated with the improper disposal of disk drives, servers and other obsolete equipment. Banks' need to take special care when discarding computer software and hardware; Blackmailing experience by Washington Mutual after selling computers with sensitive information; Banks' need to factor in the cost of disposal when buying computers and set strict policies; Advantages of centralizing departmental budgets for computer equipment.
ACCESSION #
13376158

 

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