|The tremendous interest generated by the CBS Evening News report
about data retention on the hard drives of copiers, faxes, printers and
scanners has provided a unique opportunity for BTA and the industry. BTA
has held industry summits on the subject and has worked with the
Federal Trade Commission, state attorney generals and state legislatures
regarding their proposed legislation. All parties are in agreement that
educating the public about this risk is the key to eliminating the
compromise of any confidential data.
Click here to learn more about current data security legislation.
Click here to download a sample Data Cleansing Agreement to use with your customers.
Click here to download a sample Data Cleasing Waiver to use with your customers.
Click here to read data security questions and answers from vendors.
To date, there have been no reported instances of
security breaches due to data retention on business equipment. What has
been clearly established is that a considerable amount of misinformation
on the issue exists.
Following BTA's success in educating the public about
"Toner Phoners," the pamphlet in the artwork below was developed
for all dealers to use. This pamphlet can be customized for your
company, and you can distribute it with invoices or by salespeople and
technicians to customers, civic groups, religious organizations and the
BTA members: To order your customized PDF of the Data Security pamphlet featuring your company logo and contact information, click here to complete the order form. Once you submit the form, e-mail your company logo (at least 300 dpi) to Elizabeth Marvel at firstname.lastname@example.org.
(As a service to the industry at large, generic pamphlets are available to non-member dealers. The provided PDF can be used to print the pamphlet at your location or local printer.)
Interested in pre-printed customized pamphlets?
printing quote on your preferred quantity (100 or more) contact Valerie
Briseno at email@example.com or call (800) 843-5059.
Front side of pamphlet:
Back side of pamphlet: