bmsleight writes: The BBC are reporting that two computer discs holding the personal details of all families in the UK with a child under 16 have gone missing. Data on them includes name, address, date of birth, National Insurance number and, where relevant, bank details of 25 million people, (including me) were lost by the HM Revenue & Customs. The two CDs were send by internal mail, using a plain password, the data was not encrypted.
bmsleight writes: "The gGardian reports that the prototype rockets for Virgin's commercial space flight service exploded during a test which left three workers dead and three seriously wounded with shrapnel injuries and burns."
bmsleight writes: "Hack-A-Day has a details of a CatCam. A modified, small, lightweight, inexpensive digital camera is attached to a Cat. The camera takes every 90 seconds a picture. Mr Lee has lotsoffuntrips."