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    A vaccinologist is warning against misinformation after a significant Covid data breach

    A vaccinologist is warning against misinformation after a significant Covid data breach

    A 56-year-old man will face Wellington District Court today - charged with accessing a computer system for dishonest purposes.

    Te Whatu Ora says a staffer downloaded a large amount of vaccine data, which has been posted to an overseas conspiracy site.

    Auckland University's Helen Petousis-Harris says the staffer making claims about vaccines is a tech expert - not a health worker.

    She says vaccine safety scientists are a better source, for the same reason you wouldn't see a GP for information on computers.

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