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I think when you look back through the time line now of the issues that were changed in 2001 around default PIN settings across all the network providers, when this other issue of blagging or social engineering came to light, the networks, the industry made changes again to increase security, and I think building on what O2 have said, I think generally when you look at criminality right the way across the communications sector, whatever way it's happening, whether it be the issue of blagging, whether it be the theft of mobile phones, whether it be the theft of metals, we actually, you may be surprised to learn, collaborate quite a lot in the security arena. It's not necessarily a competitive area for us, so we'll meet regularly to make sure that all of us have the best security that we can and we share ideas to protect our customers right the way across the industry.

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