Sep 222010
 September 22, 2010  Breaches, Business, Non-U.S.

Vodafone has been caught taking liberties with customer’s email accounts, and it seems at least some of the customers aren’t happy about the practice.

The problem is with the password reminder feature on the “My account” section of the carrier’s website. All you have to do is enter the phone number of the person you’re interested in. If he’s got an online account, Vodafone gladly gives up his email address. The Reg was able to test the feature and it worked as described.

Read more in The Register.

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