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Hackers like eBay

Date: September 03, 2006

Mobiles sold on eBay, "are loaded with sensitive personal and corporate information that could be easily retrieved," says Trust Digital, according to Contractor UK.

And the Associated Press has Palm executive Joe Fabris saying the company made data wipe process, "deliberately clumsy because it doesn't want customers accidentally erasing their information".

Palm makes Treo phones.

Trust Digital's haul of PDAs and smartphones included sales information, tax details, client records, address books, computer passwords, product road maps, web logs, business correspondence, medical records, personal correspondence, user passwords and telling calendar records, says Contractor UK.
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