[Dshield] secure erasing

Ruigrok, Jeroen jeroen_ruigrok at epson-europe.com
Fri Mar 12 13:35:51 GMT 2004


> I'm going to be donating some workstations to a local charity and want
> to erase the hard drives.  I did a little digging and found
> http://www.tolvanen.com/eraser/ .  Has anyone tried this util?  Are
> there any other recommendations?  We're not talking high level security
> items on any of the disks, I'd just like to make sure they're clean.

That kind of stuff would be good enough, because short of shredding, burning
and otherwise destroying the disks you cannot get rid off the data.

--Jeroen




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