My daughter a.k.a (Quembel) passed this one on to me from the AP (courtesy of CNN):
Consumers are bombarded with warnings about identity theft. Publicized threats range from mailbox thieves and lost laptops to the higher-tech methods of e-mail scams and corporate data invasions.
Now, experts are warning that photocopiers could be a culprit as well.
That's because most digital copiers manufactured in the past five years have disk drives -- the same kind of data-storage mechanism found in computers -- to reproduce documents.
AP story, here.
I'll quote my friend "Dissent" at PogowasRight on this one - "We have met the enemy and he is us."