MP3 players could pose a security risk

Tuesday, 6 December 2005, 5:53 PM EST

Pointsec Mobile Technologies has described the players as bringing "a very serious security threat" and warned businesses and consumers alike to be aware of the risks. Sales of digital music players are expected to double this year. The devices are increasingly being used as a cheap way to store files, photos and presentations, so the employee can take them from place to place.

By Ciara O'Brien at ENN.

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