Gmail Account Shut Down For Receiving Errant Bank Spreadsheet

Gmail Account Shut Down For Receiving Errant Bank Spreadsheet

The judicial system has spoken in the case of the spreadsheet full of personal data accidentally e-mailed to a random Gmail user by an employee of Rocky Mountain Bank. Google must reveal the account holder’s identity, and the account has been deactivated.

Bank Sends Sensitive Customer Info To Some Random Gmail User

Bank Sends Sensitive Customer Info To Some Random Gmail User

Here’s the problem with Gmail: so many people use it that a mistyped e-mail address probably will not result in a bounced message. It will result in your message going to the wrong person, since nearly every derivation of a name is probably a working address.