Monday, December 17, 2007

Surely Not?

Alastair Darling was asked twice today to confirm to the House of Commons exactly how the password protecting the data on the missing HMRC disks was sent between HMRC and the NAO. Twice, he refused to do so.

Why so shy? Surely it wasn't just written on a post-it note and shoved into the envelope along with the discs. Was it?