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Department for Transport: Computers

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 2939, tabled on 17 June 2015

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how many (a) desktop, (b) laptop and (c) tablet computers his Department has lost in each of the last three years.

Answered on

25 June 2015

The number of (a) desktop, (b) laptop and (c) tablet computers that were reported as lost in 2013, 2014 and 2015 to date is set out in the tables. The figures provided are for the entire Department including its executive agencies.

All DfT laptops have full disc encryption to approved Government standards, so it is virtually impossible to recover any data from them without additional hardware and passwords.

2015

Item

Lost

Desktop

0

Laptops

2

Tablet

0

2014

Item

Lost

Desktop

0

Laptops

3

Tablet

0

2013

Item

Lost

Desktop

0

Laptops

6

Tablet

0