Corporate Security Weak Link: Old Cell Phones?

Just like computers, cell phones can give up the secrets on their prior users


Peiter "Mudge" Zatko, a respected computer security expert, said phone owners should decide whether to auction their used equipment for a few hundred dollars - and risk revealing their secrets - or effectively toss their old phones under a large truck to dispose of them.

What about a case like the Lothario whose affair Trust Digital discovered?

"I'd run over the phone," Zatko said. "Maybe give it an acid bath."


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