Records Breach for Defence reported July 2015

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Australian Defence Forces, Medibank, Luxottica (owners of OPSM) caught up in a records breach all the way to China. The Sydney Morning Herald reported earlier this month that personal information on some of our highest ranking officials are now in the hands of the Chinese. How did this happen?  For more information read Security Breach Depart of Defence Records July 2015

Link to Sydney Morning Herald http://www.smh.com.au/federal-politics/political-news/defence-medical-records-sent-to-china-in-security-breach-20150707-gi6xb7.html

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