Smartphone users worried about what would happen to confidential info in old handsets can sleep a little easier.

Aiko Solutions has come up with what it claims is an industry-first – software that really does erase all data from a smartphone, according to

The solution could be good news for many people as a nearly a quarter of re-sold smartphones contain sensitive data, according to recent research.

BlackBerry owners were the worst offenders for discarding their handsets with sensitive company and personal information.

Aiko Solutions says SecuWipe is an advanced software utility to securely sanitize data on Windows Mobile Pocket PCs, Smartphones and Windows CE handhelds.

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