"Lessons will be learned."
- - -but they never are.
Slightly different, in another thread the other day I remarked that I asked a neighbour of mine, a high ranking civil servant, why the Internet wasn't used for transfer of data from place to place in Government and the civil service. His reply was that the Internet was not sufficiently secure. Well, considering the current and almost constant fiascoes taking place involving confidential data that comment would be funny, if it wasn't so potentially serious.