Lost and Found: USB Sticks with Data on 460,000 People


TOKYO — The final thing the technician was supposed to do after a shift last week was clear the USB sticks of their confidential information.

Instead, once he had transferred the data, he dropped the tiny storage devices into his bag and headed to an izakaya. There, he spent about three hours drinking sake with three colleagues, then stumbled into the streets before eventually passing out.

By the time he woke up around 3 a.m. last Wednesday, his bag — containing the two USB drives, one of…



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