In today's rapidly evolving technological landscape, the lifespan of our electronic devices is becoming increasingly shorter. Upgrades are the norm, leading to a surplus of discarded devices. However, simply performing a factory reset before selling or repurposing your device might not be enough to ensure your sensitive data is fully protected. The recent cautionary tale from Canon serves as a stark reminder of the potential risks.
Do your customers request proof of where their devices have been erased? Do they want confirmation that their devices and confidential data have not left the country or ended up in the wrong hands? Are they looking for proof that all aspects of your contract have been fulfilled?