BP Oil Spill

Lost BP Laptop Contains Financial Information on Thousands of Gulf Oil Spill Victims

Almost a year has passed since the Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded and spewed three months of oil into the Gulf of Mexico. But less than six months after the beleaguered oil giant managed to cap that well, it is contending with a new spill of a different sort: the loss of personal information on thousands of Gulf Coast residents who had filed claims for compensation stemming from the leak.

BP Twitter Account Hacked

Oil giant BP suffered further embarrassment after its
official Twitter account was hacked. Pranksters purloined the @BP_America Twitter account to write “Terry
is now in charge of operation Top Kill, work will recommence after we
find a XXL wetsuit. #bpcares #oilspill”. Read the full article. [The Register]

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