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Stolen RAF Files on Drug Use, Sex Spark Blackmail Fears

Data bares UK officers' foibles
By Matt Cantor,  Newser User
Posted May 25, 2009 8:51 AM CDT

(Newser) – Top British military officials are at risk of blackmail after three Royal Air Force hard drives containing revealing vetting details were stolen, the Daily Mail reports. Files on the drives told of “criminal investigations, drug abuse, use of prostitutes, and extra-marital affairs,” said a Ministry of Defense memo. “This data provides an excellent target list for foreign intelligence services, investigative journalists and blackmailers.”
(Read more Royal Air Force stories.)

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