FCO to probe visa security lapse

Friday, 18 May 2007, 3:48 PM EST

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) has closed its online service for visa applicants from India while it investigates a security breach that made the personal details of visa applicants available online.

VFS Global, the private firm that runs the FCO's online visa application service, told the reporter who broke the story that they had "resolved" the problem "globally".

At The Register.

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