The conspiracy, which began in January 2011, may have netted more than £1 million. The defendants set up a case management company to sell the accident victims' information that Hanif stole from police computers.
"All three of them have been involved in a conspiracy to obtain confidential police information." - Peter Asteris, Crown Prosecutor Service, United KingdomIt not clear how the conspiracy was uncovered. Often it is a third party that alerts an organization to a data breach. Organizations that seek proactive detection of data breaches by insiders, even by those with authorized access, can utilize low-cost on-demand SaaS analytics services.
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(a) No Verdict on Data Theft Accused - www.LittleHamptonGazette.co.uk, 02/03/2014