Concentrix: Tax credits firm in 'data protection breach'

Concentrix: Tax credits firm in 'data protection breach'
 

A US firm used by the government to cut tax credit payments has suffered a data protection breach, it is claimed.
Facebook campaign group Concentrix Mums believe around 100 claimants have been sent information such as bank statements, self assessment details and National Insurance numbers of others.
A Concentrix spokesperson said: "We treat these allegations seriously and are investigating".
The firm will not have its contract renewed, HMRC has previously said.
'Very serious issues' The claims - made to the BBC's Victoria Derbyshire programme - come the day before the senior vice... read more

 
12 October 2016 in Regional, Views: 62
Source: BBC
Share:
  •  





    News Widget for Webmasters



    Bring Eugene's son back home immediately

    Realtime News

     

    «
    »
    Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
          1 2 3 4
    5 6 7 8 9 10 11
    12 13 14 15 16 17 18
    19 20 21 22 23 24 25
    26 27 28 29 30 31