SFO: Security expert concluded data loss 'accidental'

The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has said it appointed former security chief at the Palace of Westminster, Peter Mason CBE, to look into the data loss.

Mr Mason is said to have concluded that it was accidental, and made a number of recommendations which have all been accepted by the SFO.

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SFO send BAE data in error

The Serious Fraud Office says it has accidentally sent thousands of pages of evidence relating to an investigation into defence giant BAE Systems to the wrong person.