Warning on hard drives' security

Friday, 18 February 2005, 10:48 AM EST

Organisations are failing to remove important information from computer hard drives when they dispose of them, researchers are warning.

A University of Glamorgan study found more than half the hard drives they saw still contained sensitive information.

It is feared some of the information could be used by criminals.

At the BBC.

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