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Mar 28 2008   4:08PM GMT

Reasons not to improve public sector data security and accuracy

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Nurse at computerSo, government departments may not be complying with the Data Protection Act, the national prisoner database is riddled with errors, and as readers of Computer Weekly and Tony Collins’ blog will be well aware, many problems beset the NHS summary care records scheme and the rest of the National Programme for IT. But, before you hang your head in despair, wait! Perhaps there is a hidden benefit to poor security and accuracy in public sector systems, at least for a select few… Check out this Joy of Tech comic strip to see who!

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