drive wipe

Matt Nelson matt at frozenatom.com
Thu Oct 23 08:22:06 MDT 2008


I like using killdisk.  I have also started using the UltimateBootDisk that
has a whole load of disk wiping utilities.

http://www.ultimatebootcd.com/


Or if you really want to be secure we have a degauser here that will
literally destroy the data, and the disk :)

On Wed, Oct 22, 2008 at 11:58 PM, Dr. Scott S. Jones <scott at fyrenice.com>wrote:

> +++ Jonathan Duncan [22/10/08 23:34 -0600]:
>
> > >Please, if you have anything that you've considered getting rid of
> > >it or selling it - now's the perfect time! =)
> > >
> >
> > I have an old machine that I built a while back that has an ATX power
> > supply and other stuff in it.  The CPU is AMD but not 64.  I have not
> > used the machine for much of anything for the past year or so.  I
> > guess I might as well get rid of it.  I just need to wipe the drives.
> > If you are interested, let me know.
>
> What does one use to wipe a drive, what application? I have a few that I
> need to clean up...and overwrite, to protect patient data.
>
> Scott
>
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