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APEC Committee Notifies Members of Breach

DATA LOSS

November 18, 2011

The Honolulu Star Advertiser reports that the personal details of certain APEC committee members may have been exposed in a data breach. Member of the APEC 2011 Hawaii Host Committee and East-West Center President Charles Morrison this week notified about 40 other host committee members that "an outside source" may have gained access to the details, which included data that members provided in order to gain security clearances before meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama on Saturday. (Registration may be required to access this story.)
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