Deleted Text Messages and eDiscovery


Article about the importance of including smart phones in your preservation efforts and requests. Electronic Discovery or eDiscovery is not just about data on laptops and servers!

Deleting text messages can get you 40 years in prison? Of equal interest is that it now appears that Mix deleted 200 messages in 2010 and an additional 100 a year later. This says to me that a computer forensic examiner was able to recover those messages long after they were deleted.

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