The Email Data Breach At Independent News & Media


Out of legal necessity, one needs to tread very carefully while discussing the emerging scandal at Independent News & Media (IN&M), an issue which may eventually represent one of the greatest data breaches in the history of modern Ireland (or at least since the Irish National Army and its British allies blew up the Public Record Office in the summer of 1922, sending bits of singed paper flying all over the capital). According to press reports, hundreds of thousands of emails belonging to the publisher of the Irish Independent, the Sunday Independent and the Herald newspapers as well as other daily and regional titles, may have been subjected to an information trawl by a private IT firm in the United Kingdom, in circumstances which have yet to be fully explained. Some of these electronic communications seem to date back to 1999 and involve not just employees of…

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