Oops, says Manchester City Council after thousands of number plates exposed in parking ticket spreadsheet

The Register

anchester City Council exposed online the number plates of more than 60,000 cars slapped with parking tickets, breaking data protection laws as it did so.

In what appears to be a sincere if misguided attempt to provide public accountability over parking wardens, the council publishes income from parking tickets online in the open data section of its website.

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