Dáil Éireann - Volume 643 - 11 December, 2007
Written Answers. - Data Protection.
Deputy Damien English Deputy Damien English
Deputy Damien English asked the Minister for Defence if he is satisfied that personal information relating to members of the public held on his departmental databases is safe from hackers; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [34279/07]
Deputy Willie O’Dea Deputy Willie O’Dea
Deputy Willie O’Dea: All databases in my Department and the Defence Forces are protected by anti-virus software, filters, password authentication and firewalls, which are constantly updated and operate within a closed network. I am satisfied that this affords the highest levels of protection for personal information and all sensitive data.
Dáil Éireann 643 Written Answers. Data Protection.