Response time secondary issue with stolen laptops

Companies need a phone tree to deal with stolen laptops full of personally identifiable data, according to this report over at eWeek.

How about a simpler “tree”:

– Keep important data off of laptops and on in-house secure servers, followed by…

– Keep laptops full of data out of the back seats of cars standing in dark parking lots, followed by…

– Keeping laptops full of data out of the hands of foolish employees who think said laptops are safe in the previously mentioned location (as well as safe unattended in crowded wi-fi enabled cafes).

If you don’t make contact, repeat the above steps until you do.

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