Our digital world enables timely communication. Information and data are embedded in different technological developments. You can listen to music, write e-mails or take pictures with numerous modern equipment. TVs are just one example. Countless technological systems are today equipped with a data storage function. A life without a smartphone is hard to imagine.
Personal data must be deleted from both internal and external data storage devices, such as memory chips installed in smartphones, prior to the reliquishing or in-house transfer of equipment. Names and telephone numbers are personal data in the sense of data protection regulations.
Such are stored in any smartphone. This is why the software solution of the German Society for Data Protection eliminates all risks of device sharing.
Delete via app
A permanent deletion of information, contacts, e-mail addresses and messages from a smartphone or tablet PC is necessary in order to fulfill legal requirements. The mobile app used by the German Society for Data Protection completely removes all user data on mobile devices.
Therefore the Smartphone or tablet PC can be passed on in compliance with data protection law to other employees or external persons.
A check initiated after data deletion guarantees and documents the complete data deletion of mobile devices. The software solution generates a comprehensive report. The audit trail contains all the details, such as the product name and model of a smartphone, information about the former user, the storage capacity and the IMEI code
Furthermore, the software solution offers the possibility to reset the device to factory settings by default.