AT&T Owns Your Booty

In a followup to “AT&T: All Your Phone Are Belong to Us“, the SF Gate interviewed some privacy wonks who say:

    “…the policy represents a contract with customers, and that AT&T apparently does have the right to share customers’ data as it sees fit.”

The article goes on to suggest for those concerned, the only true recourse may be to switch to VoIP. In which case, you better check their policies too…

Personal information isn’t that confidential” [SF Gate] (Thanks to Philip!)

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